FREDONIA-Paul John Grekalski II, 33, of Fredonia, formerly of Frewsburg, died unexpect-edly, Saturday, May 25, 2013, at his apartment.
Born Dec. 13, 1979, in Watertown, N.Y. Paul is the son of Paul John and Donna Ludwig Grekalski of Frewsburg.
A 1998 graduate of Frewsburg Central School, Paul attended Alfred State College and at the time of transfering had the highest GPA in the business department. He received his bachelor's and master's degree in English Arts from St. Bonaventure University.
At one time he was employed as a feature writer for The Post-Journal. Since that time he held a variety of positions throughout New York state.
An avid runner, Paul still holds track records at Frewsburg Central School in the middle distances. Paul liked to cook, fish, read, write, draw, hike and go camping.
Most of all Paul enjoyed being with his family. Paul will be remembered for meeting his challenges with great courage and determination.
Brother of Joseph Michael and Amber Renee' Grekalski, both of Fredonia; grandson of Phyllis R. Bogardus of Nunda and the late Frederick J. Ludwig, John and Jennie Grekalski. Also survived by aunts uncles and cousins.
A private service will be held at the family's convenience. Burial in St. Bonaventure Cemetery.
Memorials to: St. Bonaventure University English Dept.
Arrangements by Jordan Funeral Home, Sinclairville.