Paul Joseph Gaites Jr., 28, of Milford, self-employed carpenter, died Nov. 16.  

Born in Milford July 14, 1987, son of Paul Joseph Gaites Sr. and stepmother Doreen Storer of Meriden and Darlene Hart Lombardo and stepfather Glenn Lombardo of Milford.

Besides his parents, he is survived by his daughter, Isabella Lynn Turoczi, siblings, Andrea Marie Gaites, A.J. Shufelt and Amber Shufelt, cousins godmother, niece, nephew, grandmother, Barbara Macisco, aunt and uncle, and many more cousins and extended family.

A memorial service will be held in Mary Taylor Methodist Church, 168 Broad St., Milford on Saturday, Nov. 21, at 10 a.m. A Celebration of Paul's life will be held at The Milford Elks Lodge located at 124 New Haven Avenue, Milford. Burial will be private. Affordable Cremations of Milford is handling the arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to his daughter at Isabella Turoczi’s Trust Fund at Webster Bank.