Betty June Paulsen, 86, passed away Thursday July 9, 2020 at McKenna Crossing in Prior Lake, Minnesota. She passed away peacefully surrounded by her family.

Betty was born June 17, 1934 to Lydia(Hayes) and Fred Macklin in Hancock, Minnesota. She married Roy E. Eklund on Feb. 20, 1952. Roy passed away on March 16, 1972. Betty married Lloyd Paulsen on April 21, 1977. Lloyd passed away on Dec. 18, 1989.

Betty is survived by her four daughters: Bonnie LeCocq, Lucy (Pat) Foster, Becky (Clay) Brister, and Darcy (Kevin) Rom; 12 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. Betty is also survived by other family members and many friends that she has met over the years.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the hospice team from Fairview Medical Center and the personal care attendants the helped us so much in our Mom’s final weeks.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. 

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