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Ingeborg Paulson

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Ingeborg Paulson

Ingeborg Paulson, 86, died Sunday, July 9, 2017 at her home at Luther Manor nursing home in Sioux Falls, SD. Ingeborg Rye was born September 27, 1930 on her family's farm near Reinsvoll in Vestre Toten, Norway. She was the daughter of Nils Rye and Bertha (Muus) Rye. After attending country school, she attended one year at Viken folk high school in Gjøvik, Norway. She emigrated to the Luverne, MN area with her aunt Ragna Rye and brother Isak in 1948. She eventually moved to Sioux Falls and lived there until 1956. She worked for a time at Lemonds in downtown Sioux Falls. Ingeborg married Palmer Paulson on November 18, 1956 at Beaver Creek Lutheran Church south of Harrisburg. They lived and farmed on the family farm south of Harrisburg from 1956 until 1963, when they moved to Sioux Falls. They moved back to the farm in 1971 and lived there until 1995, when they moved to Canton.

Ingeborg was an active member of the church and also the Sons of Norway in Sioux Falls. She had a lifelong love of flower gardening. Ingeborg and Palmer enjoyed hosting friends at their home. They also enjoyed many trips back to Norway to visit family and friends.

Ingeborg is survived by her husband of 60 years Palmer of Sioux Falls, son Paul (Carol) Paulson, Chanhassen, MN; daughter Linda (Gary) Nelson, Garretson, SD; son Dan (Jill) Paulson, Harrisburg, SD; daughter Nancy (Jeff) Snook, Sioux Falls; 10 grandchildren; 1 great-grandson; three brothers, Isak (Trudy) Rye, Luverne, MN; Syver Rye, Bøverbru, Norway; and Knut (Karen) Rye, Reinsvoll, Norway. Preceding her in death are her parents and brother Nils Rye.

Funeral services will begin at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 13 at Abiding Savior Free Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls, SD. Burial will be held at 9:00 a.m. Thursday at Beaver Creek Cemetery, rural Harrisburg, SD. Visitation will be Wednesday from 2-8 p.m., with family present from 6-8 p.m., at Anderson Funeral Home in Canton.
Published in The Argus Leader on July 11, 2017
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