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Dulle, John H.
John H. Dulle, 81, of 3022 Whitehaven Circle, Galesburg, Ill., died 6:05 p.m. Friday, March 11, 2011 at Galesburg Cottage Hospital.

He was born July 11, 1929 in Jefferson City, Mo. to John Bernard and Mary Neutzler Luebbert Dulle. He married Karen Hannam April 15, 1989 in Oneida, Ill. She survives.
Also surviving is a daughter Delaine (and Dennis) Draper of Peoria, Ill. and a half brother Herman Luebbert of Poway, Calf.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

John was a staff engineer in the planning department for Caterpillar in East Peoria for 31 years and retired February of 1986. He was raised by his Aunt Lena, his father's sister, in Vienna, Mo. until he was in sixth grade. He graduated from Helius High School in Jefferson City, Mo. He served in the US Army from 1949 to 1951 traveling with General Douglas McArthur in Japan. He was a member of the General Douglas McArthur Honor Guard. He was of the Roman Catholic Faith. John has lived in Galesburg the past nine years.

Funeral service will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 15, 2011 at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. Visitation will be 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at the chapel. Burial will be in Oneida Cemetery, Oneida, Ill. Memorials can be made to First United Methodist Church, Galesburg or St. Judes Childrens Hospital. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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