PRICE - Our loving husband, father, brother, and friend, James Richard Pulli, age 73, passed away peacefully March 11, 2010 at Beehive Homes in Price. He was born Oct. 21, 1936 in Grantsburg, Wis. to Peter and Louise Ricci Pulli. Married Bonnie G. Allred July 11, 1964 in Elko, Nev.
Member of the Carbon Lodge #16 F. & A.M. Jim was a resident of Carbon County since 1940 and a graduate of Carbon High School. For years Jim worked as a warehouseman for Kaiser Steel prior to his retirement.
He honorably served his country in the U.S. Army and was a life member of Price Elk's Lodge #1550. Jim enjoyed fishing and hunting with his family, and was noted by many for his craftsmanship.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to the caring staff at the Beehive Homes and Rocky Mountain Hospice, especially Rick Stockburger and Deborah Dow.
Survived by his loving wife, Bonnie Pulli, Price; son, Keith (Maurine) Lowrey, Grants Pass, Ore.; sisters, Evelyn Gullickson, Hettinger, N.D., Lorraine Bjornlie, San Juan Capistrano, Calif., Marion (Joe) Matson, Salt Lake; brother, Robert (Carol) Pulli, Everett, Wash.; sisters-in-law, Iva Lou (Ron) Wadsworth, Price, Nadeane (Doug) Horrocks, Duchesne, Sherron Pulli, Huntington; brother-in-law, Byron (Linda) Allred, Price; many loving nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Bernice and Ruth, and one brother, Dan.
Funeral service, Tuesday, March 16, 2010, 2 p.m. at the Mitchell Funeral Home. Family will be at Mitchell's Monday evening from 6-7 p.m. and Tuesday one hour prior to service.
Friends are welcome at Mitchell Funeral Home daily. Interment, Price City Cemetery. Friends and family are welcome to share memories of Jim and sign his guestbook online at www.mitchellfuneralhome.net.