Ronald Royce Paulson

August 22, 1926 - January 20, 2018



Ronald Royce Paulson

Ronald Royce Paulson, age 91, of Anoka journeyed home to be with the Lord on January 20, 2018.  Preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Alma Paulson; siblings Warren, Allerton, and Romaine; grandson Jerod.

Survived by wife of 66 years, Marjorie RoseMary; children, Brenda (Dave) Sauer, Renee (Steve) Ficocello, Gary Paulson, David (Terri) Paulson, and Marla (Randy) Dennison; 22 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren; nieces, nephews, and many community friends.

Ronald was born on the family farm August 22, 1926, which he later celebrated as a Nowthen Century Farm in 2011.  He worked for Hoffman Engineering and loved farming.  Ronald often recalled his time working at Hoffman Engineering in Anoka (29 years) as if his coworkers were family.  He will be fondly remembered for his hard work, traveling, commitment, honesty, and helping hand to those who were friends and strangers alike. Ronald fought a hard battle, but never gave up or lost his sense of humor during difficult times.

Mass of Christian Burial

Funeral Friday, January 26, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.

Visitation starting at 10:00 a.m.

After Mass, lunch will be served in the Social Hall.

Burial at Lakeview Cemetery (Nowthen) following lunch.


O Loving Father and Savior, send your angels to carry the soul of your servant from this earth to the heavenly place of eternal and everlasting life. Let family and friends who have passed before in faith be reunited in joy with the departed. Forgive any wrongs that have been committed and welcome this beloved spirit into the warm embrace of your unending peace. Amen.