Peter S. Paulsen, 87, of Tacoma, was born July 6, 1929 in Haurup, Germany and passed away on June 12, 2017 in Puyallup, Washington.
After a career in the U.S. Air Force, Pete worked as a letter carrier for USPS until he retired. Survivors include his wife Kaethe; son Dirk (Camille) Paulsen; daughter Kerrin (Tom) O'Brien; and granddaughters Marian, Louisa, and Susannah.
Pete loved woodcarving, making Arkansas Roosters; walking, anything that took him outdoors. His family will also remember Pete's passion for baking, especially breads.
A Memorial Service with Military Honors will be held at Weeks' Dryer Mortuary, Tacoma WA on Tuesday June 20th at 11 am. Remembrances can be made to the Tacoma Humane Society to honor Pete's love for dogs.