309 S. Fifth St.
Kirkland, IL 60146
Born: Monday, May 12, 1930
Passed: Wednesday, January 6, 2016
1/10/2016 | 2 pm - 5 pm
Quiram Kirkland Chapel
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First Lutheran Church of Kirkland
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Adolph Peter Paulsen, 85, of Kirkland, IL died on Wednesday, January 6, 2016 in his home surrounded by his family. He was born on May 12, 1930 in Clare, IL to Paul C. & Lillian (Johnson) Paulsen. Adolph married Betty Mae Barchard on February 11, 1950 in Kirkland. He was a very involved member of First Lutheran Church in Kirkland, helping with the food pantry, clothes closet, and folding bulletins. Adolph passed down his passion about farming to his children and grandchildren. He was still helping out and riding the tractor this past year. He loved his family and friends and was the handyman of Kirkland. He also enjoyed mowing neighbor's lawns and spraying weeds for them.
Adolph is survived by his wife, Betty; four sons, Philip (Debra) Paulsen of Genoa, IL, Steven (Colleen) Paulsen of Steward, IL, Jeff (Lauri) Paulsen of Clare,Illinois and Pete Paulsen of Sycamore, IL; eight grandchildren, Bradley Paulsen, Scott Paulsen, Eric Paulsen, Tim (Cassie) Paulsen, Chris Paulsen, Matthew (Alexis) Paulsen, Aspen Paulsen, Braden Paulsen; great-granddaughter, Olivia and two on the way; two brothers, John Paulsen of Tucson, Arizona and Jim (Roberta) Paulsen of Genoa, Illinois; brother-in-law, Charlie (Shirley) Smith of DeKalb; several nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Paul and Russell Paulsen; four sisters, Louise Petty, Margaret Crego, Mary Smith, and Christine Dieterlen.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, January 11, 2016 in First Lutheran Church, 510 W. South Street, Kirkland, IL with Reverend Carl L. M. Rasmussen officiating. Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to on 5 p.m. on Sunday, January 10, 2016 in Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Quiram Kirkland Chapel, 309 S. Fifth Street, Kirkland, IL. In lieu of flowers,memorials may be made to the First Lutheran Church in Kirkland.