Passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 12, 2013 in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, at 76 years of age. A native of Oakland, and ten-year resident of Coeur d’Alene, late of Napa and Concord. Survived by his son, Eric Paulson and his wife, Cheryl of Hayden, Idaho; twin brother, Burton Paulson and his wife, Pat of Murphys; and grandson, Kevin Paulson of Beaverton, Oregon. Preceded in death by his wife, Betty Sue (Chambliss) Paulson in 1977; and son, Philip Paulson in 2003. Edward worked as a truck driver until the early 1970s, and then as a funeral director and embalmer at Sunset View Mortuary, El Cerrito, and Schmidt & Dixon, Richmond; retired.
Family, friends, and acquaintances are cordially invited to attend graveside services Monday, August 19 at 11:00 a.m. at Sunset View Cemetery, top of Fairmount Avenue, El Cerrito.