Pamela J. Paulsen passed away at her home with her loving family by her side on July 31, 2014.
Pamela was born August 4, 1949 in Spring Field, IL. She was the daughter of John C. and Jessie F (Scott/McKee) Clements. She had five siblings: her sister Pat; and brothers’ John C. Jr., Ted, John “Pete”, and Rick.
In 1965 she married James Willis and had one son, James Joseph Willis Jr.
She married Rus Paulsen in August of 1985.
Pamela loved her dogs and working with wood. She also enjoyed crocheting, yard silhouettes, crafts, traveling, and camping. She was comfortable being a girly girl and a mountain girl all in one. She enjoyed spending time with and taking care of her family. She learned how to drive a manual transmission and pulling a camper with her husband Rus. She loved playing on the local dart teams.
She is survived by her mother, Jessie of Clyde Park, MT; daughter-in-law, Lisa (Dennis) Hammond of Springfield, IL; her brother John “Pete” C. Clements of Forsyth; Her sister Pat Hughes of Clyde Park, MT; her brother Ted Clements of Wilsall, MT; Her three grandchildren Ashley Cristine Willis, James Joseph Willis, and Chelsea Marie Willis of Springfield, IL.
She is preceded in death by her husband Rus Paulsen; son, James Joseph Willis; Her brother Rick Clements; her brother John Clements Jr.; and her father John Clements Sr.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the American Cancer Society.