Irene Paulson, 88, of Yakima died Friday at Blossom House. Mrs. Paulson was born in Branson, Colo., and served in the Navy. She lived in Yakima since 1947 and was the postmaster for the Outlook Post Office for more than 28 years.

Survivors include two sons, Jim Paulson of Sunnyside and Richard Paulson of St. Cloud, Minn.; a sister, Nita Otis of Lakewood, Colo.; and three grandchildren.

At her request, no services will be held. Arrangements are by Valley Hills Funeral Home and Crematory, Yakima.