He was born Feb. 21, 1916, in Poland, as the son of Albert H. and Iva Edna Neese Bullerdick. He married Lavera "Tootie" Stewart June 12, 1948, in Brazil. He was a farmer all of his life, and he also worked for the Gulf Pipeline Company as a backhoe operator.
He enjoyed morning talks with friends at the store in Poland and liked keeping an eye on his crops.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Lavera, who preceded him in death Jan. 10, 2010, brothers Clyde and Rex Bullerdick, and sister, Edna Ahlemeyer.
He is survived by one son Larry (Patrice) Bullerdick, Poland, one daughter Billinda "Binny" (Jerry) Rice, Crawfordsville, sister Helen Kinder, Newberg, Ore., grandchildren Angela Alvey (Michael), Louisville, Ky., and Patrick Rice (Cassie), Jasper, stepgrandchildren, nieces, nephews, and friends and staff at The Waters.
Visitation will be 10 a.m.-noon, Friday, July 16, at Moore Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be Friday, at noon, with burial to follow at Poland Chapel Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Poland Chapel Fund, c/o Joyce Emmert, 1100 W. National Ave. Brazil Ind. 47834, or the Tri County Community Club of Poland.
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