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Florice A. Paulson

Published On: Jun 29 2013 11:18:53 PM CDT
OREGON -

Florice A. Paulson, age 95, of Oregon, passed away on Tuesday, June 11, 2013.

She was born on Aug. 28, 1917, in Madison, the daughter of Arthur P. and Mona (Hanan) Paulson. Florice was a graduate of Oregon High School, attended the University of Wisconsin, and graduated from Carroll College in Waukesha.

She taught English, Commercial and Social Studies for 25 years in Endeavor, Marathon, Monticello, Sun Prairie, and Oregon, retiring in 1970. Florice was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Oregon and the Oregon Chapter, No. 49 Order of the Eastern Star where she was Worthy Matron in 1950 and served on the Wisconsin Grand Chapter as Grand Chaplain. She was also a member of the Chi Omega Sorority, Silver Threads Senior Citizens Organization, and the Oregon Area Historical Society.

She is adored by her many wonderful friends, and will be greatly missed. Florice was preceded in death by her father, Arthur Paulson in 1945, and her mother, Mona H. Paulson in 1985.

Funeral services will be held for Florice at FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 408 N. Bergamont Blvd., Oregon on Monday, July 8, 2013. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. The funeral service will begin at 5:45 p.m. with the Oregon Chapter, No. 49 Order of the Eastern Star paying tribute to their member of 74 years. Then the Celebration of Life will continue at 6 p.m. with the Rev. Le Anne Clausen de Montes presiding.

A reception will follow services at the church. Burial will be at Prairie Mound Cemetery on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at 9 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Oregon Area Historical Society or the Oregon Chapter, No. 49 Order of the Eastern Star.

On-line condolences may be made at www.gundersonfh.com.

Memorials:
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to the Oregon Area Historical Society or the Oregon Chapter, No. 49 Order of the Eastern Star.

Visitation:
Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. The funeral service will begin at 5:45 p.m. with the Oregon Chapter, No. 49 Order of the Eastern Star paying tribute to their member of 74 years.

Service:
Funeral services will be held for Florice at FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, 408 N. Bergamont Blvd., Oregon on Monday, July 8, 2013.

Cemetery:
Burial will be at Prairie Mound Cemetery on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at 9 a.m.

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