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James "Jim" Richard Puls

March 1, 1929 ~ June 22, 2022 (age 93)

Obituary

James “Jim” Richard Puls, 93, of Geneseo, passed away on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at Hillcrest Home, Geneseo.  A visitation will be held from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 28, 2022, at Vandemore Funeral Homes & Crematory – Geneseo Chapel.  A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at Sunset Memorial Gardens Mausoleum, Rockford, IL.  Pastor Violet Johnicker will officiate.  A visitation will be held from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m., at the mausoleum, prior to the service.  Memorials may be directed to the University of Iowa Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA, 52242.

 

Jim was born March 1, 1929, the son of Alfred John and Hjerdis Berjet (Groalid) Puls, Sr., in Dubuque, IA.  He graduated from Dubuque High School.  On February 5, 1955, Jim married Lois Arlene Steward.  She preceded him in death.  He was employed as a financial banker until his retirement. 

 

Those left to cherish his memory include his sons, Michael (Dianne) Puls, Dallas, TX, Lowell (Donna) Puls, South Bend, IN, and John (Sheila) Puls, Geneseo, IL; grandchildren, Bryan (Wendy) Puls, Leah (Heath) Suthers, Daniel (Rachel) Puls, Tyler (Ellen) Puls, and Katie (Jared) Puls.

 

Jim was preceded in death by his parents, Alfred and Hjerdis Puls; his loving wife, Lois Puls; grandsons, Garrett Puls and Jeremy Puls; siblings, Alfred, Robert, Jean, William, and Charles.

 

 

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 Service Program


Services

Visitation
Tuesday
June 28, 2022

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Vandemore Funeral Home - Geneseo
580 E. Ogden Avenue
Geneseo, IL 61254

Visitation
Wednesday
June 29, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Sunset Memorial Garden Mausoleum
8800 N Alpine Rd
Machesney Park, IL 61115

Funeral Service
Wednesday
June 29, 2022

11:00 AM
Sunset Memorial Garden Mausoleum
8800 N Alpine Rd
Machesney Park, IL 61115

Burial

Sunset Memorial Garden Mausoleum
8800 N Alpine Rd
Machesney Park, IL 61115

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