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Published June 15, 2013, 12:00 AM

Gloris L. Paulson

Gloris L. Paulson, 69, of West Fargo formerly of Maddock, ND, died Thursday, June 13, 2013 at her home under hospice care.

Gloris Luanne Arne was born December 15, 1943 at Flora, ND, to Albert and Agnes (Hvinden) Arne. She was educated in Flora, Riverdale and at the Benson County Agricultural and Training School in Maddock, ND. Gloris later proudly earned her GED and attended Registered Nurses Training at NDSU, but was unable to complete her life long dream of being a nurse because of several illnesses. She married Dennis Trautman and lived in Jamestown, ND. Gloris then moved to Maddock and was once married to Michael Paulson. She has resided in West Fargo for some time.

Gloris L. Paulson

Gloris L. Paulson, 69, of West Fargo formerly of Maddock, ND, died Thursday, June 13, 2013 at her home under hospice care.

Gloris Luanne Arne was born December 15, 1943 at Flora, ND, to Albert and Agnes (Hvinden) Arne. She was educated in Flora, Riverdale and at the Benson County Agricultural and Training School in Maddock, ND. Gloris later proudly earned her GED and attended Registered Nurses Training at NDSU, but was unable to complete her life long dream of being a nurse because of several illnesses. She married Dennis Trautman and lived in Jamestown, ND. Gloris then moved to Maddock and was once married to Michael Paulson. She has resided in West Fargo for some time.

She dearly loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Gloris enjoyed crocheting, quilting, helping others, camping at Dead Colt Creek near Lisbon and at Lake Astabula near Valley City, deer and pheasant hunting.

Surviving are 6 children: Richard Trautman, of Jamestown, ND and his family: Tyrell, Logan & Nolan Trautman; Karen Trautman of West Fargo and her daughter, MaKayla Trautman; Jan Trautman of Maddock and her family: Kristina Trautman & Douglas Rheault, grandson: Bentley Hakanson; Randy Trautman of Fargo and his family: Amber & Abigail Trautman & Aaron Trautman and his son Jaxson Haarsager-Dockter; Brad (Shaanda) Paulson of Tulsa, OK and their family: Courtney and Baylin Paulson; and Tami (Ron) Fick of Fargo and their family: Lucas Burnside, Cody & Kyle Wurgler; a brother: Jerome (Pat) Arne of Maddock; sisters: Arlene Warner of Maddock, Sharon (Lyle) Smith of Detroit Lakes, MN and Deb Jacobson of Maddock; a number of nieces and nephews; significant other: Nick Grossman of Fargo and special “son” Dave Ruud of West Fargo and her dog: Scooter.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother & sister-in-law: Gordon & Mavis Arne, a brother-in-law: James Warner and nephews: Jeff Smith and Jimmy Warner.

Funeral services: Monday, June 17, 2013 10:30 AM at North Viking Lutheran Church in Maddock

Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Visitation: Sunday from 5 to 7 pm at the Nelson Funeral Home in Maddock

Prayer Service: Sunday 7:00 PM in the funeral home.

Online condolences may be left at www.thenelsonfuneralhome.com

The Nelson Funeral Home of Maddock is in charge of the arrangement.

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