In Memory of

Paulyne A. Anderson

November 3, 1929 - March 10, 2020
From: Gowrie, IA

Gowrie – Paulyne A. Anderson 90, passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at her home.  Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, March 13, 2020 at the Zion Lutheran Church, Gowrie, with Pastor Jim Davis officiating.  Burial will be at Gowrie Township Cemetery.  Visitation will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, Mar. 13, at the Church until service time.  Memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.  Palmer Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

     Paulyn is survived by her daughter Linda Carlson of Gowrie; two grandchildren, Jared (Rhonda) Carlson of Rinard, and Jenna Carlson of Fort Dodge; great-grand Noah Carlson; and other relatives and friends.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Veronica (Stapleton) Paap; her husband Glenn “Trapps” Anderson; son-in-law Ted Carlson; and grandson Adam Carlson.

     Paulyne Ann Paap was born November 3, 1929 at Fort Dodge, Iowa.  She graduated from Fort Dodge Senior High School with the Class of 1947.  On June 24, 1952 she was united in marriage to Glenn E. “Trapps” Anderson.  The couple made their home in Gowrie.  Paulyne was a partner with her husband in Anderson Auction Service.  She taught Red Cross swimming lessons and private lessons for many years.  Paulyne was a longtime employee for Webster-Calhoun Cooperative Telephone Association.  She also served on the Gowrie Ambulance and the Gowrie Zoning Board.  She was a past president of the Fort Dodge Quilters Guild, and a member of the Gowrie Quilters.    Paulyne was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, and a “cancer survivor”.  Paulyne thoroughly enjoyed her family and cherished the many friends and contacts she made through auctions and quilting groups.     

Funeral Services
11:00 a.m. - Friday
March 13, 2020
Zion Lutheran Church
Gowrie, Iowa
Pastor Jim Davis
10:00 a.m. - Friday
March 13, 2020
Zion Lutheran Church
Gowrie, Iowa
Gowrie Township Cemetery
Gowrie, Iowa


Friday, March 13, 2020 at 5:39 PM
“Very sorry for your loss.”
- Bill Cindy And Alec Bush

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 8:14 PM
“So sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful lady. I will be in Omaha and will be unable to attend the service. I will try to see you the next time I'm in Gowrie. Prayers to all of you. ”
- Betty Peterson

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