Silas LeRoy Paulson
Silas LeRoy Paulson, 85, passed away Thursday March 21, 2013, at Cypress Grove Rehabilitation Center. He was born on March 19, 1928, in Tomahawk, Wis. He was a member of Washington Avenue Baptist Church.
He served in the United States Army, during World War II and Korean Wars and worked as an Army Sergeant 1st Class for the Department of Defense for 20 years. He was a member of the Disabled American Veterans, Chapter 4 and served as treasurer. He also volunteered for the VA, driving vets to the VA Clinics in multiple states.
Silas was preceded in death by first wife, Barbara (Lovelace) Paulson.
He is survived by his wife of 27 years, Addie Belle Paulson; daughter, Candice Wettmarshausen (Rusty), of Evansville; son, Steven Paulson (Stella), of Newburgh; stepdaughters, Rita Phillips (Dan), Of Henderson, Ky., and Denise Leslie (Charles), of Durango, Colo.; and several grandchildren.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday March 26, 2013, at Titzer Family Funeral Homes ~ Meyer Chapel, 100 E. Columbia St. Evansville, IN (812)424-9288, with Dr. James Frazier officiating, followed by entombment with military rites at Memorial Park Cemetery Mausoleum.
Memorial contributions to the DAV Chapter 4 Transportation Fund or Van Fund.
Visitation will be held Tuesday 11 a.m. to time of service at the funeral home. Sympathy wishes to the family may be made at www.titzerfuneralhomes.com.
Alexander Memorial Park Burial Location: Everlasting Peace Mausoleum, Section P, Crypt 7