A memorial service will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Victory Full Gospel Church, located at 2795 Old Marion Rd. in Metropolis with Bro. Jack Rushing officiating.
Mr. Paulius was born Feb. 27, 1961 in Blue Island.
Survivors include one daughter, Julie Durrett and husband Brian of Erlanger, Ky.; three grandchildren; his mother, Mary “Prudy” Jones Paulius of Metropolis; his father, Charles Paulius III of Gilbertsville, Ky.; one brother, Karl Paulius and wife Chanthanee of Indianapolis, Ind.; one sister, Molly Cole and husband Randy of Metropolis; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Charles and Alice Paulius and Ira and Emily Jones; and one brother, Kurt Allen Paulius.
Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the service hour.
Monetary donations to help with funeral expenses may be sent to: Molly Cole, 207 Lindsey Ave., Metropolis, IL 62960.