Thomas “Tom” Richard Paulson, age 76, a native of Blooming Prairie, MN and a resident of Daphne, AL, passed away on Monday, December 30, 2019. Tom was a retired volunteer fireman and he retired from Conaco Phillips Co. He loved NASCAR racing, Alabama football and cruising.
Tom is preceded in death by his brother, Ron Paulson and his parents, Marvin and Iona Paulson; and his stepson, T.J. Sewell.
He is survived by his wife of 19 and a half years, Linda Paulson; children, Mark Paulson, Tommy Paulson and Theresa Haas; stepdaughters, Amanda Mallinger, and Shannon Bilbrey; grandchildren, Dallas Paulson, Travis Paulson, Katrina Husman, J.P. Bilbrey, Blaine Bilbrey, Davis Mallinger, Natalie Sewell, Lauren Mallinger and Major Mallinger; siblings, Gary Olson, Henry Olson, Marvin Paulson, Carol Jenson, and Bonnie Iverson; his pet dog, Precious; many other relatives and friends.
Expressions of condolence may be offered at www.hughesfh.com. Hughes Funeral Home and Crematory, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL is assisting the family.