April 16,1941 – Jan. 20,2013
With sadness we announce the passing of Mel at the
Misericordia Hospital. Son of the late Emil and Kari Paulson
of Ponoka, Alberta. Steam operator career at Fort
Saskatchewan – Sherritt International for over 35
years. He leaves his brother Erling Paulson of Ponoka,
sister Sylvia (Jim) Colleton of Edmonton, Nephew Michael
(Michelle), great nephews Ethan & Matthew of Ontario
and Niece Susan of Edmonton.
The Caregivers and residents of Home and Healthcare
Services called him their best friend. Mel had a big heart
and gave to those who had less. At Mel’s request Cremation has taken place.
The Celebration of Mel’s life will be hosted by Sylvia at
Ponoka, Alberta. Family and Friends of Erling, Melvin, &
Sylvia will be notified and the plan is tentatively for Saturday of the May 2013 long weekend