Patricia R. Paulson (Leiweke) age 65 of Colorado Springs passed away Sunday, December 3, 2017.
Patty was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and great-grandmother. She enjoyed the outdoors and welcomed any opportunity to go for a long drive with her husband in the mountains and on occasion fish. She would spend most mornings on her porch swing taking in the sun while guarding her rose garden from the deer. She enjoyed baking cookies, bread and cinnamon rolls. Patty looked forward to any meal especially those she could share with her family and friends. Patty loved going to the zoo, she especially liked visiting the giraffe exhibit at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. Patty was an avid baseball fan she loved going to the games and would watch any game she could find on TV.
Patty is survived by her husband Richard W. Paulson, daughters June Ruby (Herb) of Colorado Springs and Susan Harrington (Kevin) of Platte City, Missouri, grandchildren Lisa Galvan, Jarryd Ruby, Marissa Ivey, and Georgia Hill, great-grandchildren Jacob, Dante and Breeze, sisters Ginger Wright (Tom), Linda Albrecht (Floyd), Nona Schreck (Rick), brother, Danny Leiweke. Preceded in death by her parents Clinton and Yvonne Leiweke, brother Arthur Leiweke.
A memorial service will be held at Evergreen Funeral Home on Thursday December 7, 2017 at 11:00am, reception to follow in the same location, 1830 E. Fountain Blvd. Colorado Springs, CO 80910. In lieu of flowers please considering donating to the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo. http://www.cmzoo.org/index.php/support-the-zoo/donate/