Gifted water color and metal sculpture artist, Robert Lewis Paukner, 81, died Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, in Burleson.

Donations may be made to the Humane Society of North Texas in lieu of flowers.

Born March 10, 1936, Lewis Paukner was a U. S. Navy veteran and a graduate of North Texas State University. Robert (Bob) was a lover of animals and art. He was a teacher at Shackelford Junior High in Arlington before starting a woodworking business.
Survivors include his wife, Ruthie; two daughters, Jennifer April Paukner, and Shanti Ashley Bingham and husband, Derek; two granddaughters, Allison and Emma Bingham; two stepsons, Curtis Greene and wife, Liz, and Gary Greene and wife, LuAnn; two step-grandchildren, Melissa Mayr and husband, Chad, and Andrew Greene and wife, Karen; and nephew, Roy Jennings.

Thompson Harveson Cole Funeral Home, in Fort Worth, handled the arrangements. 817-336-0345

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