In Memory of

Leroy Hans Paulsen

December 14, 1935 - March 27, 2013
Leroy Hans Paulsen, the son of Andrew and Hilda (Kollbaum) Paulsen, was born December 14, 1935 in Anthon, IA. Following his schooling, Leroy was a SP3 in the United States Army stationed in Hanau, Germany. On February 18, 1958, Leroy was united in marriage to Annabelle Regennitter. He was confirmed at St. Paul's Lutheran Church at Battle Creek, IA, on May 25, 1969. Leroy had worked at the Brickyards in Sergeant Bluff and Sioux City, was a farmhand for many years at Danbury and Cherokee, worked for Simonsen's at Quimby for 31 years, and also delivered papers for the Sioux City Journal for many years. He retired in 2000 at the age of 65. Leroy enjoyed his grandchildren, listening to country and gospel music on the AM radio, gardening, wild life, watching wrestling on TV, playing the marble board game with friends and family, and being caregiver to his wife, Annie. On March 27, 2013, Leroy passed away at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center at the age of 77. He was preceded in death by his grandparents in Germany; grandparents, Fred and Rose Kollbaum; parents, Andrew and Hilda (Kollbaum) Paulsen; one brother, Duane Paulsen; and one sister, Darlene Cooper. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 55 years, Annabelle Paulsen of Washta, IA, his children: Lyle (Deb) Paulsen of Washta, IA, Deb (Paul) Hyndman of Cherokee, IA, Laura Wooliscroft-Bagley of Minnesota, and Denita Priceof Washta, IA; one brother, Kenneth (Janice) Paulsen of Sioux City, IA; his grandchildren; and many sisters and brothers in law; nieces; nephews; and friends.
SERVICES
Memorial services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday, April 6, 2013, at Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee. Military services will be held at the funeral home by the V.F.W. L.A. Wescott Post 2253 of Cherokee.
OFFICIATING
Pastor Robert Stout
CASKET BEARERS
Honorary Bearers Kenneth Paulsen Lyle Paulsen Chris Paulsen Curtis Paulsen Delmar Johnson Ed Boger Larry Nelson
VISITATION
Visitation will begin at noon on Friday, with the family present from 5:00-7:00 P.M. Friday night at Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee.
MUSIC
"I Will Remember You" "Go Rest High On That Mountain" "I Am Home" by Dorie Regennitter and Deb Kennebeck Taped Musical Selection "Help Me" by Johnny Cash
INTERMENT
At a Later Date

Condolences

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“So sorry to hear of Leroys passing. My thoughts& prayers to the family.”
- Vicki (Zollman) Cooper
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“I'm very sorry to hear about your loss of Leroy. He will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers go out to everyone. ”
- Lindsay M. Wright
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“Leroy was a wonderful brother in law. He always treated me with kindness and will be eternally grateful to him for taking such good care of my sister, Annie. I will miss his awesome fresh vegetables and the meals he prepared. He was an awesome cook. I will miss him alot but always in my heart. God Bless.”
- Dorie Regennitter
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“Annie..So sorry to hear about LeRoy..He was a wonderful man and will be missed A lot...Our prayers are with you and your family.”
- Tom,Eleanor And Gloria Paschal
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“We were sorry to hear about LeRoy. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all the family.”
- Scott & Deb Koch
Monday, April 1, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“We are so very sorry for the entire family. We pray for Gods blessings on everyone in the family. Vern and Karen Regennitter”
- Vern Regennitter
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“Sorry to hear of the loss of Leroy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.”
- Jim and Lori Green
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“Annabelle we want you to know that all of us at American Bingo are sorry to hear the loss of your husband Leroy. all our prayers and thoughts are with you. ”
- Henry R. Otto
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“Sorry to here about Great Uncle Leroy! Love and Peace to all our family! Wish I could be there for you. I love you Auntie Annie!”
- Dawn Johnson
Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“So sorry for the loss of you're loving husband daddy and grandfather. Thoughts and prayers r with u all”
- lora
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“Sorry to hear about LeRoy's passing. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.”
- Terri (Wright) Chester
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“My deepest sympathy to you and your family. He will be missed by everyone.”
- Linda Meyer
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“I am so sorry for the lose of LeRoy I knew him he was a very sweet man. It will not be the same without him. ”
- Lorie Decatur
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“I am so happy that the things i did in the bathroom gave you a few more days together”
- Christopher a Paulsen
Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 12:00 AM
“I am Sorry for your loss. ”
- Rick Castle
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