October 30, 1937 ~ February 6, 2020

Born in: New York, NY
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Paul Loren Fleisig, 82, of Asheville, NC, died February 6, 2020.

A native New Yorker, Paul was passionate about his family, his dogs, Asheville, social justice, science, gardening, and the arts. He was preceded in death by his wife, Joan Sigman Fleisig.

Surviving are his daughter, Ani Fleisig, son-in-law, David Townes, his beloved granddaughters, sister, Laurel Rund, and brothers, David, Leonard, and Alan Fleisig.

A celebration of life service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. Dear Ani and Family,
    We are so deeply sorry.
    We are so grateful to have known your dad, Paul.
    He was an inspiration to both of us.
    Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers always.
    With love,
    Ursula and Jonathan


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