June 19, 1963 ~ April 29, 2021

Born in: Indianapolis, IN
Resided in: Indianapolis, IN

Paul Lee Altes, 57, of Indianapolis, passed away on April 29, 2021. He was born on June 19, 1963 in Indianapolis to George and Myrlene (Smith) Altes. Paul attended Arsenal Tech High School. He was a painter for most of his life, 30+ years.

Paul loved to spend time with family and especially the grandkids. He loved sports and Nascar, horses, and on his down time, Paul loved to landscape.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Myrlene Altes; his sister, Peggy Sue Altes; and his son, Vernon Drew Templeton.

Paul is survived by his daughters, Ashley Kirchner and Tiffany Wiarek; his son, Shawn Templeton; his father, George Altes; his sisters, Rebecca Gaied, Debbie Altes and Jan Altes; his brother, Jay Altes; grandkids, Dominic Ross, Ava Roucoulet, Jaylin Wiarek, Jayden Wiarek, Brooklyn Templeton, and Emma Templeton; and his beloved better half, Paula Wiarek.

Visitation is from 9:30am to 11:30am on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services, 5215 N. Shadeland Avenue, with a service to start at 11:30am. Burial to follow at Washington Park East Cemetery, Indianapolis, IN.


Visitation: May 5, 2021 9:30 am - March 28, 2023 11:30 am

Legacy - Lawrence
5215 N Shadeland Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46226

Funeral Service: May 5, 2021 11:30 am

Legacy - Lawrence
5215 N Shadeland Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46226

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  1. May each of you find courage to face tomorrow as you rest in the knowledge that we truly care about each of your needs and that we will be here to walk beside you in your journey of grief.

    Eddie Beagles and the staff of Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services

  2. Peace and blessings be with the family. Stay strong and looking forward. Stay sharp in prayer. Please stay like glue as a family. God will lead you all through this too.

  3. Peace and blessings to the family. May gods strength bring your family through this hard time together. Respectfully, Dwight S.

  4. Dad, I miss you more then ever. I know your not suffering anymore and your in your happy place. Love you so much.
    Until we meet again rest easy dad

  5. Paul I’m sorry your no longer with us I’ve known you many years we partied have some good times I’m honored that we were friends going to miss you brother untill we meet again my friend

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