Eddie Poulsen 1926 ~ 2011

Edward Hawkins Poulsen, 84, passed away on July 30, 2011 in Ogden, Utah.He was born on September 19, 1926 in Midvale, Utah to Albert and Ione Owen Poulsen. Eddie served in the US Navy during World War II. He married Arlene Ence in the Salt Lake Temple on June 7, 1948. Eddie owned and operated Ajax Insulation Company for many years. He enjoyed playing golf, traveling and spending time with his friends and family. Eddie was an active member of the LDS Church and served in many callings. He and Arlene served in the Portland Oregon Mission. Survived by his wife, Arlene; daughters, Kerry (Stan) Cullimore; Dea Ann (Don) Staker; 10 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; siblings, Ellen Shell; Ernie (Caroline) Poulsen. Preceded in death by his parents; son, Stephen Edward Poulsen; seven siblings. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, August 5, 2011 at the Union Fort 5th Ward, 6770 South 500 East. Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, August 4, 2011 at Goff Mortuary, 8090 S. State Street and one hour prior to the services, at the church. Interment, Larkin Sunset Gardens. www.goffmortuary.com