Paul Edward Sparks, 37, of Columbus, died on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Grant Hospital. Born on February 18, 1981, Paul was a 1999 graduate of Groveport Madison High School. Paul worked as an Operations Manager for Saddle Creek Logistics and loved every minute of it. When he wasn’t working, Paul loved travelling with his wife. He will be remembered for his strength, ability to thrive under pressure, and for being such a loving and compassionate man. He is survived by his wife of 6 years, Samantha; loving parents, Barb and Larry Sparks; special aunt, Phyllis Salmons; uncle and aunt, Paul and Pammie Salmons; in-laws, Tina and Gary Stammler; Samantha’s Grandfather and Uncle; and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews. Paul was preceded in death by his brother, Eric Sparks; and his grandparents, James and Leona Sparks and Chalmer and Dorothy Salmons. Friends may visit from 4-7 on Sunday, December 2nd at the DWAYNE R. SPENCE FUNERAL HOME, 650 W. Waterloo St., Canal Winchester, OH 43110, where a funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, December 3rd. Interment at Franklin Hills Memory Gardens.