Lindsey R. Paurus, 28Lindsey Ruth Paurus, 28, of River Falls, died Thursday, May 7, 2009, at the Kinnic Long Term Care, as a result of complications associated with M.S. Lindsey was diagnosed with M.S. at an early age. She lived her life to the fullest and never complained of her disease.
Lindsey Ruth Paurus, 28, of River Falls, died Thursday, May 7, 2009, at the Kinnic Long Term Care, as a result of complications associated with M.S.
Lindsey was diagnosed with M.S. at an early age. She lived her life to the fullest and never complained of her disease.
She was born on May 3, 1981, in Hibbing, Minn., the daughter of Steven and Janine (Lepinski) Paurus. Lindsey was a graduate of River Falls High School.
Lindsey is survived by her parents, Steven and Janine of River Falls; sisters: Jamie Paurus of River Falls, Heidi (Brian) Lyrek of St. Cloud, Minn., and Heather Paurus of River Falls; nieces and nephews: Adrian and Alayah Paurus, and Danielle and Bryce Lyrek; and maternal grandmother, Ruth Lepinski of Wadena, Minn. Lindsey is further survived by aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives, and many friends.
Her grandparents, David Lepinski, Clifford and Mildred Paurus; aunt, Joyce Loween; and cousin, John Hebert, preceded her in death.
A funeral service for Lindsey was held Tuesday, May 12, at the River Falls United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Janet Ellinger officiating.
Burial was at St. Bridget’s Cemetery.
Pallbearers were: Guy Sharpe, Paul Lepinski, Adrian Paurus, David Paurus, Duane Paurus, and Jerry Savaloja. Honorary pallbearer was Brian Lyrek.
Memorials are preferred to the National MS Society, Wisconsin Chapter, 1120 James Drive, Hartland, WI 53029 or go to www.wisms.org.
Go to www.cashmanhillfuneralservice.com to extend an online condolence to the family.
Cashman-Hill Funeral Home & Cremation Services, River Falls, is assisting the family with arrangements.