Paul Michael Garrett

alton | Wednesday, August 21 2013

Paul Michael Garrett, 33, died at 12:15 a.m. on Wednesday, August 21, 2013 as a result of a motorcycle accident. He was born September 13, 1979 in Alton, the son of the late Ray “Beaver” Garret and Tamara “Tim” (Morten). He was a Boilermaker for Local 363 in Belleville, IL. He was a loyal father, brother, grandson and uncle, he had a large family that he cared deeply for. He loved watching his kids play football and could build about anything. He was an avid motorcyclist and loved riding with the Bush Pilots motorcycle club. He is survived by two sons; Jaden Lindsay and Pauly Garrett Jr. of Brighton, IL, one brother; “TR” Garrett, one sister; Melanie Bozovich (Nick) of Caseyville, IL, grandparents; Charles and Shirley Morten of Alton, Toni and Dave Poore of Carrolton and Thomas and Donna Garrett of Godfrey, Amy Meyenburg the mother of his children and his girlfriend; Kassi Claxton. Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, August 23, 2013 at Gent Funeral Home in Alton where funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday with Reverend Carl Cook to officiate. Burial will be at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto. Memorials may be made to his children; Jaden Lindsay and Pauly Garrett Jr. Additional information and online guest book may be found at

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