Paul R. McCollum, Sr. passed away on April 21, 2017.

He was born in Wilmington, DE to the late Paul and Ann McCollum. Paul was an Army veteran. He had worked for 48 years as a salesman for Tecot/Rumsey Electric. For over 30 years Paul loved fishing in Canada with his son Paulie.

In addition to his parents, Paul was also preceded in death by his sister Sharon Mulrooney. He is survived by his son Paulie McCollum, his brother, Mark McCollum (Pam), his step-daughter Darlene Carlozzi (Tony), his nephews David and Keith Mulrooney, Christopher and Justin Mears and his nieces Kelly McCollum and Sarah Lett.

Friends may call on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 from 6:00-7:00 p.m. at the McCrery & Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19808 where a service will begin at 7:00 p.m. Burial will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, April 27th at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery.