Glenn Paus

Glenn Herbert Paus, 90, of Eitzen, MN passed away Saturday, March 4, 2023 at Spring Grove Assisted Living, Spring Grove, MN. A visitation will be held from 1-2 p.m. Thursday, March 9 at St. Luke’s Church, Eitzen, MN. Immediately following the visitation, a graveside service will follow in the church cemetery. Pastor Michael McCann will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to St. Luke’s Church, Eitzen, MN.

Glenn was born November 11, 1932 in Caledonia, MN to Frank and Emma (Deters) Paus. He graduated from Caledonia High School in 1950 and went on to attend college at Winona State and the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.

July 24, 1960, Glenn married Alice Ruth Holtan in Kasson, MN. Glenn made his career in finance, which included Eitzen State Bank, National City Bank, Norwest Bank, and the Minnesota Department of Revenue. He was a lifetime member of St. Luke’s Church, Eitzen, MN. Glenn was also a member of Caledonia Masonic Lodge #20 for 65-plus years and a former member of Zuhr Shriners and American Guild of Organists.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Alice, April 28, 2007; his brother, Milton, and Milton’s wives, Lorraine and Ruth, and his brother, Harold, and his wife, Norma, all of Eitzen, MN; and his brothers-in-law, Jerome and Richard Holtan, and his sister-in-law, Louise Evanson, all of Rochester, MN. Glenn is survived by many nieces and nephews.

Glenn was a very  loving, pleasant, respectful, caring, and mannerly man who will be very much missed.

Fredrickson Funeral Homes and Crematory, Caledonia Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be offered at

A full obituary will appear in the March 8 edition of The Standard. You can subscribe to The Standard's print edition or e-edition by clicking here.