Paul P. Smalec, age 87 of Garnet Valley, PA, passed away on January 19, 2022 at Regal Heights Heatlh Care Center. Born to Thomas and Valeria Korab Smalec in Chester, PA, Paul was a life-long resident of Garnet Valley, PA. Paul was an Army veteran who served his country in the Korean Conflict. He worked as a pipe fitter for the Local 802. In addition to his parents, Paul is preceded in death by his daughter, Anne Marie Smalec. He is survived by his loving wife, Dorothy Smalec, children, Paul S. (Karen) Smalec, Ronald J. Smalec, and Elaine M. Stanislow, as well as five grandchildren and one great grandchild. Services will remain private. Online condolences may be made by visiting www.paganofuneralhome.com.