Published March 09 2014
She was born March 10, 1924, in Sebeka, Minn., to Nellie and Hugh Monroe. She married Raymond Paulsen on Nov. 28, 1945. They lived in Wadena, Minn., and farmed near Bluegrass, Minn., before moving to Fargo in 1955.
They have five children, James Paulsen, Moorhead; David (Marie) Paulsen, Glyndon, Minn.; Ronald (Sandy) Paulsen, Albany, Minn.; Steven (Laurie) Paulsen, Audubon Minn.; and JoAnn (Terry) Smeby, Fargo; 11 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.