Catherine Paul, 90, of Fox
Lake, passed away Friday, June 12, 2015 at Prairie Ridge Assisted Living in
Catherine was born January
14, 1925 in the town of Courtland the daughter of Edward and Grace Calkins
Baszynski. On September 24, 1943 she was
united in marriage to Ernest Paul.
Catherine raised a family, cooked at Pin Hill school and worked on the
family farm until retirement. She held
offices in St. John’s Ladies Aid Society and did volunteer work. She loved to
travel, attend local dances, and play cards with the card club. Catherine was a life-long member of St.
John’s Lutheran Church.
Catherine is survived by a
daughter, Janice Johnson of Beloit; three sons: Ronald (Kathleen) and Dale
(Laura) of Fox Lake, and Kenneth (Nancy) of Beaver Dam; ten grandchildren:
Stephen (Lori) Paul, Michael Paul, William Paul, Thomas Paul, Tamara (Danny)
Meldrum, Brandy Paul, Andrew Paul, Travis Paul, and Jacob Paul; eight
great-grandchildren: Cody, Robert, Elizabeth, Emma, Hunter, Dalton, Lacy, and
Alyssa; and many relatives and friends.
Catherine was preceded in
death by her husband, Ernest; her parents, Grace and Edward Baszynskia; a
brother, Sylvan Baszynski; two grandchildren: Nicholas Johnson and Benjamin
Paul; and a son-in-law, Gregory Johnson.
Funeral services for
Catherine Paul will be held Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at 11 a.m. at St. John’s
Lutheran Church in Fox Lake with Rev. David Nottling officiating. Burial will follow at Riverside Memorial Park
in Fox Lake. Friends and relatives may
call on the family on Wednesday at the church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of
In lieu of flowers memorials
may be directed to Ladies of St. John’s chair fund.
Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home
of Waupun and staff are serving the family.
Please visit our website at www.wernerharmsenfuneralhome.com for further
information and to send condolences.