Paul Schnipelsky

Obituary of Paul N. Schnipelsky

Paul N. Schnipelsky, who was born in London, England on November 20th, 1943 to Louis and Celia Schnipelsky, passed away on Monday, April 3rd, 2023 at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital in Pulteney, NY, where he resided. He held a PhD in Chemistry and worked in a clinical diagnostic lab for both Kodak and Johnson & Johnson for many years. Paul was a lover of sailing and jazz music, and had a great sense of humor. He was a devoted husband to Claire as well as her best friend of all time. He was a wonderful provider for their children. Paul will always be remembered for his generosity, kindness, and non-judgmental nature. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Claire C. (Wolf) Schnipelsky, along with their daughter, Terri (Alex) Pikacs, and sons, Bill (Christina) and Arthur Schnipelsky. Paul also leaves behind three grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and brothers-in-law, James (Lucy) Wolf and George Wolf. Preceding him in death were his brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Olga. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions maybe made in Paul's memory to Memories of Paul may be shared with his family and friends at
A Memorial Tree was planted for Paul
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Townsend-Wood & Zinger Funeral Home