(Orange, Texas)


April 15, 2013

Paul Rene Jagen

ORANGE — Paul Rene Jagen, 60, of Georgetown, Texas, passed away on April 11, 2013 at his home in Georgetown, Texas. Paul was born on August 5, 1952 in Chicago, Illinois, to Robert and Hildegard Jagen.

Paul is survived by wife Betty Jagen, of Georgetown; parents Robert and Hildegard Jagen of Sun City West, AZ; brother Karl Jagen and wife Ela of St. Charles, IL; aunt Patricia Jagen of Palatine, IL; sisters-in-law Nancy Clark and Helen Barna; brother-in-law Gary Clark; nephews Eric Jagen, Kurt Jagen, and Matt Ceaser; and niece Jodi Ceaser.

Paul earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology. Working his entire career for DuPont, he retired from the Orange, Texas plant, after 36 years with the company. Most of his career focused on reducing energy consumption at company plant sites, and during that time he became a Six Sigma Black Belt. Paul was an active member of the Sabine River Toastmasters Club, and also served as Toastmasters Area Governor. In 2002, he was honored with the "Jefferson Award" for his work in creating Toastmasters clubs in Southeast Texas Prisons, and he went on to create a non-profit organization that provided expertise and “seed money” to help others start Toastmasters prison clubs worldwide. Paul and Betty attend Newchurch Georgetown and are members of First United Methodist Church in Orange.

Visitation will be held from 6-8 P.M. on Monday, April 15, 2013, at Ramsey Funeral Home, Georgetown, TX. The Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at Ramsey Funeral Home Chapel, with Chaplain W. C. “Dub” Falsoni officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Newchurch Georgetown, First United Methodist Church (6th St.), Orange, TX, or to District 68 Toastmasters prison clubs (make checks payable to “Randy Conley” at 3385 Foxbriar Lane, Beaumont, TX 77706).

Arrangements by Ramsey Funeral Home and Crematorium, 5600 Williams Dr., Georgetown, Texas 78633. 512.869.7775.

You may share a message or memory in the memorial guestbook at

Text Only
  • Geneva Wanda Harding Geneva Wanda Harding

    Geneva Wanda Harding, 86, of Orange, Texas, went home to Heaven on July 28, 2014, at The Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Home in Orange.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • Douglas Ray Low

    Douglas Ray Low, 64, of the Six Mile Community near Hemphill, died Tuesday night in the home of his sister in Groves, Texas.

    July 31, 2014

  • Donna Bruner DeLeon

    Donna Bruner DeLeon, 60, loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend passed away July 29, 2014.

    July 30, 2014

  • Patricia A. Zeno-Wysingle Patricia Ann “Pat” Zeno-Wysingle

    The Celebration of Life for Ms. Patricia Ann “Pat” Zeno-Wysingle will be Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. the St. Paul C.M.E. Church.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Larry Shane McCarver

    Larry Shane McCarver, 60, of Orange, passed away on July 28, 2014, at Rayburn Healthcare in Jasper.

    July 29, 2014

  • Larry Smith Larry K. Smith

    Larry K. Smith, 60, of Orange, passed away on July 26, 2014 at his residence in Orange.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Benjamin Williams Benjamin Carrel Williams

    Benjamin Carrel  Williams, 85, finished his journey on this earth Saturday, July 26, 2014.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Gloria Ann Kelly Gloria Ann Kelly

    Gloria Ann Kelly, 70, of Orange, passed away on July 27, 2014, at Baptist Hospital in Orange.

    July 29, 2014 1 Photo

  • Janae Elizabeth Borel Janae Elizabeth Borel

    Janae Elizabeth Borel, 10, passed away on Saturday, July 12, 2014, in Orange, Texas.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Jackie Selby Mr. Jackie C. Selby

    The Celebration of Life for Mr. Jackie C. Selby, 59, of Orange, will be Saturday, July 26, 2014, at 11:00 a.m. at the New Beginnings Outreach Church.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide