Paula Marie Patterson, 53, of Colorado Springs, passed away peacefully at home on November 16, 2021. Funeral services for Paula will be held at 12:30pm on December 5, 2021 at Peterson Funeral Home in Carlisle, Iowa. A visitation will take place at 11:30am prior to the service. Burial will take place at Hartford Cemetery in Hartford, Iowa. Paula was born April 8, 1968 in Santa Clara, California to Jean Clark and Jess Phillips . Paula was a passionate woman who had a love of animals, gardening, swimming, home decor, baking and cooking! She loved to bring joy to those in her life through her generous heart and she cared about every one she met and always made those around her feel like family. She will be greatly missed in her community in Colorado Springs. Paula is survived by her husband, Jeffrey, her mother, Jean and her daughters Amanda, Jessica and Angela. She will also be missed by her grandchildren- Anderson, Liam, Gabriella, Holly, Lucas James, & Henry. Paula was preceded in death by: Her father, Jess Phillips, her aunt, Mary Thornton and uncles, James Clark and Robert Clark. Memorials in Paula's name can be made to her daughter Jessica for flowers and food via Venmo "Jess-Patterson-94"