Dorothy A. Paulson, age 93, De Pere, passed away on Saturday, August 9, 2014. She was born on April 19, 1921 in Madison to the late Dr. and Mrs. Charles Lohneis. She graduated from Madison East High School and Marquette University School of Dental Hygiene. Dorothy also attended Vera Jane Modeling School in Chicago. She married Robert Paulson on September 28, 1943 at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Madison. He preceded her in death on February 11, 2010.
Dorothy had been employed as a dental hygienist in Lacrosse, Madison and Green Bay. She was an avid golfer and a member of Glades Country Club Golf Association in Naples, Florida. Dorothy was a member of Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church in Ashwaubenon and St. Ann Church in Naples.
Dorothy is survived by three sons, Alan (Polly) Paulson of Conway, Arkansas, Eric (Pam) Paulson of Green Bay and Trace Paulson of Green Bay and a granddaughter, Jessica Paulson.
She was preceded in death by her infant son, Joseph and her sister, Elaine Knudtson.
Private family services have been held. Entombment will be held at Allouez Chapel Mausoleum.
A special thank you to Fran, Dorothy's beloved housekeeper and friend and Kurt Nelezen for all their care over the years. Thank you to the wonderful staff at Birch Creek and the kind and loving people from Heartland Hospice for their compassionate care. Online condolences may be expressed at www.lyndahl.com.
Memorials to Heartland Hospice would be appreciated in Dorothy's name.
Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette on Aug. 14, 2014