Marion Kay Paulson

  • Born: August 20, 1950
  • Died: March 14, 2018
  • Location: Manchester, New Hampshire

Phaneuf Funeral Homes & Crematorium - Hanover Street

243 Hanover Street
Manchester, NH 03104
Tel. (603) 625-5777

Tribute & Message From The Family

Marion Kay Paulson, 67, passed away peacefully after a five year battle with brain cancer on Wednesday, March 14, 2018. Born to the late Hans and Alma (Luschen) Geewe on August 20, 1950 in Wakefield, NE. Marion and Jeff were married on January 15, 1977 in Omaha, NE. They enjoyed 41 years of marriage together.

Marion always had an unrelenting thirst for knowledge. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology from the University Of Nebraska Medical Center, and Master's degrees from Rivier College in both Mathematics and Teaching. She also earned her commercial and residential real estate licenses, and paralegal certification.

Marion maintained an unwavering faith in God, matched only by the love she possessed for her country and family. She voluntarily tutored future Soldiers in math and helped organize weekly events with the Pease Greeters celebrating troops returning safely from deployment. A proud mother of two veterans: her daughter, Jessica Armstrong, who deployed to Iraq with the 3rd Infantry Division, and her son, Matthew, who deployed with the 10th Mountain Division and 2nd Ranger Battalion to both Iraq and Afghanistan.

She is survived by Jeff, Jessica, and Matthew; her brother, John Geewe; her sister, Meryl Albrecht; and other family members and friends.

A celebration of Marion's life will take place on Saturday, March 24 at Phaneuf Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 243 Hanover Street, Manchester, NH. Friends and family are invited to gather at 10:30am with the celebration beginning at 11.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations in Marion's memory be made to the New Hampshire SPCA (NH SPCA, PO Box 196, Stratham, NH 03885,


Condolence & Memory Journal

Jeff, our deepest condolences. Marion made such a huge impact in our lives. We will always hold a special place for her in our hearts. I rest assure that one day we will see her again in Heaven. We love you, Marion! Love, Travis, Leslie, Evan and Grace Bradham

Posted by Travis Bradham - Louisville, KY - friend   May 14, 2020

A wonderful neighbor who was so knowledgable on on all aspects of life. I enjoyed our chats and hearing about Marion's wonderful family.
Carr Family

Posted by Claudia Carr - Manchester, NH   March 24, 2018

So sorry to hear of Marion's illness and death. I loved working with her at UNHM. She was one of my best math students! She loved to help students learn and understand mathematics. Hope your memories of her will help you during this time and in the future! My deepest condolences.

Posted by Roberta Kieronski - Concord, NH - Friend   March 19, 2018

Jeff, My sincere condolences to you, Jessie and Matt.

Posted by Jennifer Buckless - Goffstown, NH - Coworker   March 17, 2018

Jeff, Jessica and Matt,
Please accept my deepest sympathies.
Maria Powers

Posted by Maria Powers - Rochester, NH   March 17, 2018

Our deepest condolences to the entire Paulson family. Your love and strength are admired beyond words. You are examples to us all. Please find Pease. God Bless. Walter and Joan Roberts

Posted by Walter Roberts - Kensington, NH   March 16, 2018

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