Paulette Hendrickson Wells

MARQUETTE, MI. – Paulette Hendrickson Wells died at home on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, after a short battle with cancer.

She grew up in Hancock, Michigan and graduated from Hancock High School and Suomi College (Finlandia University). Paulette married Jack Wells and had three children.

Chapter 2 – following her divorce, Paulette began a 28 year relationship with Mary Seppala. No children were produced.

Paulette had a great relationship with The Holiday Corporation. She worked for the company for 20 years and leaves behind many friends. Paulette enjoyed traveling with Mary. She was very involved with her grandchildren and loved them very much. Paulette was a diehard Vikings fan and attended many games in Minnesota.

She is survived by her true love, Mary Seppla; her children, Courtney (Erik) Johnson, Holly (Emmanuel) Villanueva, Jackson (Kelli) Wells, Dean (Sara) Nurmela, Roberta Nurmela; her grandchildren, Olivia, Dale, Chase, Xavier, Heidi, Quincey, Jayden, Ella, Rio; her good friend, Jack Wells; and her cats, Zimp and Zany.

She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Bernice Hendrickson; her brother, George Hendrickson; Carol Seppala; and her cats, Turkey, Zorro and Ziggy.

Honoring Paulette’s request, no services will be scheduled.

The Swanson Lundquist Funeral Home is serving the family, where condolences may be expressed online at swansonlundquisfuneral