|ROCKPORT, MA: Paul G. Lucas, 80, of 8 Shetland Rd., passed away peacefully at home in the early morning hours of Tuesday, March 31, 2015, after a short illness. His family was at his side.He leaves behind his loving wife of nearly 60 years, Eleanor Lucas of Rockport; his two children, Dianne Del Rossi of Goose Creek, S.C., and Mark Lucas of Beverly; his two grandsons, John Michael and James Del Rossi of Goose Creek; his three brothers, Jack and Ralph Lucas of Rockport and Glenn Lucas of Gloucester; many nieces and nephews; and his beloved Lhasa Apso of 15 years, Ginger.
Paul was born in Rockport, Mass., where he raised his family and had lived most of his life.
He loved the ocean and had many passions such as sailing, reading, classical music, computers, and Sodoku puzzles.
Paul’s enjoyment of life was only surpassed by his love and care for his family. He quietly touched so many lives and will be greatly missed by his family, neighbors and friends.
Contributions in his memory may be made to the Youth Sailing Program at Sandy Bay Yacht Club or Salvation Army.