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Dorothy Ann Paulis, 85, of Lincoln, died Tuesday, June 21, 2011, at
12:37 p.m. at Memorial Medical Center, Springfield.
Mrs. Paulis donated her body to medical science.
There will be no services or visitation.
Arrangements are by Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral
Home in Lincoln.
She was employed by Central Illinois Electric and
Gas and the regional superintendent of schools.
She was born Nov. 7, 1925, in Lincoln. Her
parents were John Thomas and Helen Mathein Musick.
She married Stanley F. Paulis Sr. on April 9, 1948,
She is survived by her husband; two sons, Stanley
F. (and Juanita) Paulis Jr. of Springfield and
Michael (and Mary Ann) Paulis of Springfield; one
daughter, Helene Paulis of Lincoln; four
grandchildren, Jeff (and Heather) Paulis, Julie
Paulis, Michel (and Ron) Watkins and John Paulis
(and Krystin Hovanes); three great-grandchildren,
Michael and Ava Watkins and Avery Paulis; and one
brother, John Thomas Musick Jr. of Lincoln.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Harold
and Robert Musick; and four sisters, Donnabelle
Carpenter, Marian Schultz, Helen Polley and
She was a member of Holy Family Church and
Daughters of Isabella.
Dorothy was an avid supporter of Carroll School.
Her hobbies included reading, keeping up on Facebook
and her emails, and doing crafts. She enjoyed
special times with her grandchildren and
Memorials may be made to the Humane Society of Logan
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