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Lloyd O. Tullis1

Male
b. 1 October 1917, d. 29 March 2005


Mother Hazel Evelyn Hicks2 b. 9 November 1897, d. 12 July 1999
Father Orval Tullis2 b. 11 May 1896, d. November 1980
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Family 1 Marjory Dutcher b. 8 April 1924, d. October 1980
Marriage* 25 March 1950  Valentine, Cherry Co., NE, Principal=Marjory Dutcher3 
Child  1. Joyce Tullis b. 30 Nov 1959

Family 2 Viola L. Millea b. 14 February 1913, d. 26 December 2005
Marriage* 14 April 1984  Fort Dodge, Webster Co., IA, Principal=Viola L. Millea3 

Birth* 1 October 1917  Logan Twp., Calhoun Co., IA1,3 
Census 1920  1920 Federal Census, Iowa, Calhoun County, Logan Township, ED: 41, Series: T625, Roll: 481, Page: 26A, January 15
Sheet 4A
(enumerated with husband, Orville Tullis)
24, 66, 68, Tullis, Lloyd O, Son, , , M, W, 2 3/12, S, , , , , , Iowa, , Iowa, , Iowa, , , None, , ,1 
Census* 1930  1930 Federal Census, Iowa, Calhoun County, Logan Township, Rinard Town, ED: 13-22, Series: T626, Roll: 645, Page: 250A, April 10
Sheet 5A, Dirt Road
(enumerated with father, Orville Tullis)
002, , 97, Tullis, Lloyd O, Son, , , , Yes, M, W, 12, S, , Yes, Yes, Iowa, Iowa, Iowa, , 65, , , , , Yes, None, , , , , , , ,2 
Education* 1935  Rinard High School, Rinard, Calhoun Co., IA3 
Milit-Beg* 1942  U.S. Army3 
Milit-End* 1945  Discharged with Rank of Sergeant.

Served in the South Pacific.

Recipient of the Asiatic Pacific and the Good Conduct Medals, 3 Bronze Stars, and the Presidential Unit Citation.
3 
Marriage* 25 March 1950  Valentine, Cherry Co., NE, Principal=Marjory Dutcher3 
Marriage* 14 April 1984  Fort Dodge, Webster Co., IA, Principal=Viola L. Millea3 
Death* 29 March 2005  Fort Dodge, Webster Co., IA3 
Burial* after 29 March 2005  Memorial Park Cemetery, Rockwell City, Calhoun Co., IA3 
News/Obit* after 29 March 2005  Lloyd O. Tullis 87 of Fort Dodge entered the gates of Heaven Tuesday, March 29, 2005.

A Celebration of Life Service will be 2:00 P.M. Friday, April 1st at the Celebration Center, Friendship Haven with Rev. Bill Trembly officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery with Military rites by the VFW 1856. Visitation will be from 5-8 P.M. Thursday at Laufersweiler-Sievers Funeral Home.

Surviving is his wife Viola; daughter Joyce Peitzman and husband Joe of Grimes; grandchildren, JoDee, Jordan, Joey, Josh and Jayson; step-sons, Dave Winters of Hiawatha, Kansas, Don Winters of Nashville, Tennessee; 5 step-grandchildren; 3 step great-grandchildren; sisters Dorothy Clabaugh of Jewell, Eula Mae Clutter of Farnhamville; and his best buddy, Melvin Anderson. Lloyd was preceded in death by his parents Orval and Hazel (Hicks) Tullis, and his first wife, Marjory.

Lloyd O. Tullis was born October 1, 1917 on the family farm near Lohrville. He attended schools in Rinard and graduated from Rinard High School in 1935. In 1942 he enlisted in the U.S. Army holding the rank of Sergeant serving in the South Pacific. He was the recipient of the Asiatic Pacific and the Good Conduct Medals, 3 Bronze Stars, and the Presidential Unit Citation. Following his honorable discharge in 1945 he came to Fort Dodge. On March 25, 1950 he was united in marriage to Marjory Dutcher in Valentine, Nebraska and they established their home in Fort Dodge. Lloyd was employed as a carpenter and later as a construction supervisor for Woodruff-Evans until his retirement in 1981. On April 14, 1984, he was united in marriage to Viola Millea in Fort Dodge and they established their home here.

Lloyd loved spending time with his family and grandchildren, fishing in Canada, was an avid bowler, enjoyed watching football, college basketball, and was a big fan of the Minnesota Twins.

Memorials may be left to the Friendship Haven Care Trust Fund.3 

Citations
  1. [S247] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , 1920 U.S. Federal Census.
  2. [S248] 1930 U.S. Federal Census , 1930 U.S. Federal Census.
  3. [S990] We Relate, online http://www.werelate.org, http://www.werelate.org/wiki/Family:John_Tullis_and_Carrie_Stephenson_%281%29.


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