Margaret S. Paulson


Margaret Paulson passed away October 14, 2020 at 100 years old. Due to COVID-19 restrictions she will be laid to rest at St Joseph’s Cemetery, Dickinson in the Spring of 2021, date to be determined later.

Margaret was born June 10, 1920 to Sebastian and Celestine Stoltz in Dickinson.

Margaret Stoltz married Lawrence Wanner in 1939 and they had three children. She worked various positions, but sewing was her passion and spent a big portion of her adult life as a seamstress creating beautiful and intricate window treatments. Later she married Erling Paulson and moved to Taylor.

She was an active member of St. Joseph’s Auxiliary, loved music, dancing, gardening vegetables and flowers.

Margaret is survived by her children, Larry (Marge) Wanner, West Yellowstone, Mont. and Linda Wanner, Albuquerque, N.M.; her sisters, Agnes Hoff, Idaho and Clara Berzel, Ore.

She was preceded in death by her infant son, Alvin; husbands, Lawrence Wanner and Erling Paulson; brothers, Joe Stoltz and Paul Stoltz; sisters, Elsie Kubischta, Helen Hauck, Betty Trana, and Caroline Wolf; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Margaret lived a full 100 years and the last five years suffered numerous strokes. She was a resident of CountryHouse and eventually St Benedict Health Center where she spent her final days.

Services at a later date - Spring of 2021 Wednesday, October 14, 2020


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