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Doreen B (Paulson) Anderson, 86

Doreen B (Paulson) Anderson- 86, of Drayton ND passed away Friday,
Jan. 4, 2013, in Altru Hospital Grand Forks, ND.
    Doreen was born on Feb. 14, 1926, to John and Emma (Sjoo) Paulson,
in Marshall County MN where she grew up. She later worked for the
Herbert Mortenson’s as a nanny/Mom’s helper, and met the neighbor boy
Irvin “Pete” Anderson. They were married on Nov 22, 1947, at Salem
Lutheran Church, rural Stephen MN. They made their home in Teien
Township and were engaged in farming until retirement. She lived on
the farm until her death. Doreen was a member of Skjeberg Lutheran
Church of rural Drayton and was very active in the WELCA and sewing
quilts for the missions. Doreen especially enjoyed doing embroidery
on dish towels and making quilts for new babies, and shopping trips
with her good friends, Sherry and Jan. She was an avid Nascar fan,
and her love of flowers showed in her flower beds and yard. She loved
the annual summer picnics at Sharon & Bill’s, and Diane’s annual
Paulson Christmas/Buddy’s birthday party after Christmas.
    She is survived by family members: a son, Jeff of Hallock, MN, a
daughter, Kim (Keith) Dziengel of Kennedy MN; four grandchildren:
Lukas (Gretchen) Dziengel of Fargo ND, Garrett of Kennedy MN, Kelsey
of Thief River Falls, MN, and Melanie of Wolverton, MN; 1
Great-granddaughter, Claire Dziengel of Fargo ND, and another
great-granddaughter to arrive in Feb 2013; 2 sisters, Edna Mossestad
of Thief River Falls, MN and Nannie Entner of Mountlake Terrace WA; 2
Brothers: Kennard (Nadine) Paulson of East Grand Forks MN and Lyle
(Colleen) Paulson of Thief River Falls MN; 1 sister-in-law; LaVonne
Anderson of Drayton ND; as well as several nieces, nephews, and
cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband Irvin, and her
  Funeral services are scheulded for Thursday, January 10th, 2013 at
2:00 p.m. in Skjeberg Lutheran Church rural Drayton.  Interment will
be in the church cemetery.  Visitation will be at the church for one
hour prior to the funeral service.  Rev. Leroy Aufenkamp, presiding;
Marlys Nelson, organist; Marcia Paulson, soloist.  Casket bearers
will be Lukas Dziengel, Garrett Dziengel, Kelsey Dziengel, Melanie
Dziengel, Tom Hofland and Sevrin Anderson.  The Austin Funeral Home
of Drayton is in charge of arrangements.

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