Paula Jo WilsonPaula Jo Wilson passed away peacefully on March 9, 2013, surrounded by her family at the Sanford Palliative Care Unit in Fargo after a battle with multiple myeloma.
Paula Busby was born February 10, 1956, to Loyal and Doloris (Hogenson) Busby Jr. She grew up in rural Hitterdal, MN, the eighth of 10 children. She graduated from Ulen-Hitterdal in 1974 and attended St. Luke’s School of Nursing, graduating in 1976. She was employed by St. Luke’s, Meritcare, and Sanford for the entire 36 years of her outstanding nursing career. Most of her time was spent in oncology, most recently as a chemotherapy nurse. Paula had a special calling with cancer patients and their families. She was very highly respected by physicians, colleagues, patients, and families.