The Ottumwa Courier

December 9, 2013

John Tully


Ottumwa Courier

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OTTUMWA — Mr. John “Jack” Carroll Tully, 79, of Burlington died at 3:05 a.m. Saturday, December 7, 2013, at Great River Hospice House in West Burlington.

Born June 24, 1934, in Ottumwa, he was the son of Carroll William and Martha Josephine Fox Tully.

Mr. Tully was an Ottumwa High School graduate and attended college. He was a printer for both the Ottumwa Courier and the Burlington Hawk Eye.

Mr. Tully was of the Methodist faith, a member of the Moose Lodge and enjoyed reading, family gatherings and traveling.

Survivors include his son, Michael Tully of Ottumwa; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and cousins; and special friends, Wanda George and her family of Burlington.

He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Debbie Tully; one brother; and one sister.

The family will receive friends from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Lunning Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, memorials have been established for Great River Hospice, 1306 Washington Rd., West Burlington, Iowa 52655 and Des Moines County Humane Society, PO Box 822, Burlington, Iowa 52601.


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