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Barbara J. Paulus

November 12, 1928 — February 1, 2023

Barbara J. Paulus, age 94, passed away on February 1, 2023.

She was born on November 12, 1928, in Canton, OH to Richard and Irma (Hafer) Anthony.

Barbara graduated from East Canton High School and spent most of her life as a successful Homemaker.

She was a lifelong member of the Center Church of the Brethren in Louisville. In her early years Barbara was very active in her church.

Barbara loved to knit and crochet, she also enjoyed spending time with her family.

Those left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Susan Davies; son, Jim Paulus; granddaughter, Donna Davies; grandson-in-law, Mike Nims; and her great-grandsons Sean and Ryan Nims.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Alvin Paulus who died on October 15, 2011 and whom she married on February 28, 1947, and a granddaughter Diane.

A private celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are entrusted to Sanders Funeral Home, 218 E Nassau St. East Canton, Ohio 44730.

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