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Blaine Elden Poulsen
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Birth: May 21, 1929
Anaconda
Deer Lodge County
Montana, USA
Death: Oct. 7, 2009

Salt Lake Tribune, The (UT) - October 9, 2009

Blaine Elden Poulsen "Together Again" Husband, father, grandfather, and educator, Blaine Elden Poulsen, age 80, passed away October 7, 2009 after a long illness. Born May 21, 1929, in Anaconda, MT, to Loren Elden and Eileen Christiansen Poulsen. Married Betty Syme, together they had four children (later divorced). Married Carolyn Dennis Rogers. He became a step-father of four. Dad had many passions and hobbies. He enjoyed art and music. He loved hunting and fishing. Dad had a great sense of humor. He was an avid reader of all genres. He served in the U.S. Navy. After leaving the military he became an officer with the Salt Lake City Police Department. He was critically injured while on duty and retired soon after due to his injuries. Dad became a student at the University of Utah, where he ultimately received his Masters Degree. He worked at Kennecott as a painter/journeyman. He enjoyed many years as a school teacher of sixth grade in Magna. He received a national award for teaching along with many other awards. Dad was a member of the LDS Church. Survived by his children, Cheri (Thomas) Niedringhaus, Robyn (Bob) Brown, Kevin (Cindy) Poulsen, Donna (Ed) Roloson, Ken Rogers, John Rogers, Majesty (Jerald) Brown, and Sara Poulsen; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brothers, Don (Ina) Poulsen, Terry (Connie) Poulsen and sister, Carol (Norm) Hardman. Preceded in death by parents; wife, Carolyn; son, Kent and great-grandson, Brighton. Funeral services will be held October 10, 2009, 2:00 p.m., at Redwood Memorial Mortuary, 6500 South Redwood Road, West Jordan, with a viewing one hour prior. Interment to follow. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Carolyn Dennis Poulsen (1936 - 2003)
  Betty Jane Syme Johnson (1931 - 2006)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Redwood Memorial Cemetery
West Jordan
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
 
Created by: Bruce
Record added: Sep 21, 2011
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Blaine Elden Poulsen
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 Added: Sep. 21, 2011
 
 
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