April 29, 1954 – February 8, 2018


Paul Tjelmeland of Auburn, Alabama, was born in Nevada, Iowa on April 29, 1954 and passed away at EAMC on February 8, 2018 at 63 years old.


Paul graduated high school wiht the Nevada Class of 1972 and went to UNI and received his CPA degree in accounting. He was an International Internal Auditor for Sundstrand Corp.


He was of the Lutheran Faith. He was an avid golfer, playing at Indian Pines three times a week. He loved the beaches and spent a lot of time there.


He is survived by his love, Lisa White; son, J.P. Tjelmeland of NewYork; daughter, Allison Tjelmeland of Birmingham, AL; sister, Sherry Ragee (Larry) of Mesa, AZ; brothers, Jim Tjelmeland (Brenda) of Vinton, IA, Dean Tjelmeland (Jolene) of Nevada, IA , as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other family members.


He was preceded in death by his parents, Leo and Sally Tjelmeland.


Memorial services were held Monday, February 12, 2018, in the Chapel at Frederick-Dean Funeral Home in Alabama, with Brent Boatwright officiating.