Erik John Paulsen, age 59, born in Hicksville, NY, residing in Weehawken, NJ passed away suddenly on Thursday, April 22, 2021. Survived by his beloved wife Joan (LeFosse); Erik was proud of his 18 year career with WABC-TV as a Broadcast Engineer. A renaissance man, with a unique sense of style, Erik would wire a studio, compose music, shoot a film project and tend his garden, and often all in the same day. Forever a young boy at heart, he explored the world and life with wonder and it was contagious. He is also survived by loving brother Wes Paulsen, sister-in-law Hannelore Voness. Predeceased by his adoring parents Edwin and Elena Paulsen.
The family will receive their friends on Monday, April 26th from 3-7pm and Tuesday, April 27th from 3-7pm at the Frank A. Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home 327 Main Street (opposite the Fort Lee Library). For condolences, directions, or information www.frankpatti.com or call (201) 944-0100.
As an ardent supporter of the Arts and Humanity, you may make a donation in Erik's memory to one of the charities below: