Dorothy Elizabeth Paulson

July 11, 1922 - August 11, 2011
Dorothy Elizabeth Paulson


Dorothy Elizabeth Paulson, age 89, of Wilmington, NC passed away on August 11, 2011 at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCareCenter.

Dorothy was born on July 11, 1922 in Baltimore, Maryland, The daughter of the late Howard Westley and Blanche Elizabeth Weiderman Singleton. She was the widow of Norman C . Paulson

Surviving are her daughters, Pam Simmons and husband Rick, Sharon Oed and husband George; son Lane Janicki and wife Darci. Also surviving are three grandchildren Kristin, Jeff and wife Jody and Justin two great-grandchildren Kennedy and Nolan.

Graveside Funeral service will be conducted 1PM Monday, August 22, 2011 at Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery in Cheltenham, MD. The family will see friends from 12 noon until service time at the cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of your choice.

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Wilmington Funeral and Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • August 15, 2011
    Judy Appleton says:
    Praying for you, Pam and Sharon and your families as you walk through this season of loss. You have loved your mother well. Love you, Judy

  • August 16, 2011
    Tiffany Barnes says:
    I will miss your mom dearly, as will all she knew I'm sure. She was a beautiful woman until the end. Thank you for all the extra opportunities I had to spend with her. I enjoyed and will cherish every moment of it. If you ever need anything, small or large never hesitate to call.I will keep you and your family in my prayers and hope God provides comfort for you through this tough time. Love you all, Tiffany.