SPRING GREEN — Norbert Joseph Paulus, age 89 of Spring Green passed away Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at Sauk Prairie Hospital, Prairie du Sac.
Norbert, son of Albert and Caroline (Haas) Paulus was born August 6, 1920, at home in Franklin township, Sauk County.
On July 24, 1943, he married Eugenia Anna Meyer. They made their home on this family's farm in Big Hollow, on Paulus Road, between Spring Green and Plain until 1975, when they moved to Spring Green. He was a member of St. John's Catholic Church in Spring Green, and a past member of the Knights of Columbus. Besides farming the family farm until 1975, he worked for the Sauk County Hwy Department.
He is survived by his six children, 2 daughters, Gloria (Stu) Baker, Laguna Beach, Calif., Sharon Neuheisel, Prairie du Sac; 4 sons, David, Gary (Maggie) Rick (Cindy) Paulus all of Spring Green, Darrell (Cheryl Bluma) of Pewaukee; 6 grandchildren, Deanna (Falcon) Kosaraju (Ravi) Kosaraju, Troy (Dee Schoenberg) Neuheisel, Tysen (Deb) Neuheisel, Mindy Paulus, Gary Paulus Jr. and Rudy Paulus; 14 great grandchildren, Richard Falcon III, Nicolas Falcon, Maya Kosaraju, Paige, Bailey and Seth Neuheisel, Rachel Prem, Tiffany Neuheisel, Arlena Paulus, Armani Paulus, Angelica Rundle, Arron and Alyssa Mork, Arionna McCoy; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife Eugenia, August 6, 2009, his parents, siblings; Herman & Thelma (Gray) Paulus, Roman "Pat" & Dorothea (Kiepert) Paulus, infant sister, Viola Anna Paulus, Alfrieda & Edward J. Gruber, and John Paulus; sisters-in-law, Emma & Adelmer Knuth, Esther & Wilmer Knuth and Dorothy & August Theis; great grandson, Kevin Dean Rundle Jr.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 11, 2010 a.m. at St. John's Catholic Church in Spring Green, Fr. Mike Resop officiating, with burial following at the church cemetery.
Visitation will be held at the church on at 10 a.m. Tuesday until time of Mass.
The Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home in Spring Green is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are available at www.staffordfuneralhomes.com
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