Patricia Jane Paulson


Patricia Jane (Skifstad) Paulson was born December 26, 1946 in Osceola, WI to Harvey and Norma (Kulzer) Skifstad. She graduated from Osceola High School. Pat married the love of her life David Paulson on December 13, 1963 and together raised three sons: Perry, Matthew and Michael.

Pat worked as a paraprofessional for District 206 in Alexandria, focusing on special education. Pat loved working with children and did so until she retired.

Pat opened her heart, kitchen, and home to many over the years and will be deeply missed.

Patricia Paulson, age 74, of Alexandria, MN, died on Monday, November 22, 2021 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. Pat leaves behind her sons: Matthew and Michael (Sara) Paulson; grandchildren: Anlya, Max, Emma and Eryn; many nieces, nephews and friends.

Pat is preceded in death by her husband: David; son: Perry; parents: Harvey and Norma; and siblings: Karen and Donald.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 11, 2021, 11:00 a.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church in Alexandria, MN with visitation one-hour prior to the service. This service will be live-streamed and recorded for family and friends to view from Patricia’s obituary page on the Anderson Funeral Home website at 11:00 AM on Saturday. Burial will be at a later date at Oak Grove Cemetery in East Farmington, WI.

Arrangements are with the Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory.