~ IN MEMORY ~
NWA Capt. Paul Duane Wyles
October 6, 1938 ~ January 3, 2017
News has reached us with the passing of retired Northwest pilot Captain Paul Duane Wyles, age 78. Captain Wyles joined Northwest Airlines 09-09-1968. He is survived by his wife Elaine, their children and grandchildren.
Arrangements were entrusted to Cascade Memorial in Washington state
Whitepages indicates the Wyles residence address as
28704 SE 462nd Place, Enumclaw WA 98022-9318 ... (360) 825-3595.
Services will be held at a later date...please see obituary below.
~ Carol for the PCN
NWA pilot Paul Wyles died Jan. 3, 2017, at the age of 78.
He was born Oct. 6, 1938, in Toppenish, Wash., to Archie and Lucy Wyles, the youngest of four boys. After serving in the U.S. military, he taught flying lessons and became a pilot for four airlines, ending with Northwest Airlines. Hobbies included collecting radios, golfing and playing poker; he enjoyed astronomy and made his own telescope.
He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Elaine; sons Paul Jr., Michael, Richard and Gregory Wyles; stepchildren Eddie Hansen, Sharon Roberts, Sheila Thompson and Shannon Hansen; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Services will be planned for a later date.