Paul Joseph Ployhar
July 14, 2021
Paul Joseph Ployhar, 89, passed away peacefully at his home in Melstone, MT on June 30, 2021 following a six month battle with esophageal cancer.
Paul was born the third of nine children to Joseph E and Mary J (Baburek) Ployhar at the family farm in Coffee Creek, MT on April 25, 1932. Paul graduated from St. Leo's Catholic High School in Lewistown, MT in 1950. After graduation, he relocated with the family to a ranch in Potomac, MT.
In 1952, Paul was drafted into the US Army and served in the 32nd Infantry Regiment in the Korean War. Although Paul was very quiet about his time in active ser...