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Kent A. Tullis

Tullis-Kent obit

Kent A. Tullis, 69, of Urbana, passed away Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, in Springfield Regional Hospital.

He is survived by his wife, Judith A. Fleming Tullis; one daughter, Nancy (Mark) Koi of Bloomington, Ind.; two sons, Sean Tullis of Urbana and Scott (Cindy) Tullis of Maineville; his stepparents, Dr. C.T. (Norma) Richardson of Bellefontaine and Anita Tullis of Germany; two brothers, David (Nancy) Richardson of Middleburg Heights and John Richardson of Kansas; eight grandchildren, Katie, J.T., Jamie, Bailey, Annie, Logan, Maggie and Delaney; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Dick C. Tullis and Dorothy Shelpman Stuebe.

A 1961 graduate of Rushsylvania High School, Kent was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Urbana. He retired as a field service manager from Dade Behring in Columbus and was employed at Henderson Land Investment Co.

He was an avid fisherman, reader and loved to follow his grandchildren’s activities.

Kent was a loving family man and all around good guy.

The Rev. Kevin Horrigan officiates a funeral at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg, where visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday. Burial is in Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 116 W. Court St., Urbana 43078; or to the Springfield Regional Cancer Center, 148 W. North St., Springfield 45504.

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