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“Thank you all so much for the kind words, memories and prayers that you have sent our way. We miss him dearly. He was an amazing Father, adoring...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Julie - Bradenton, FL - Daughter

“I just wanted to extend my condolences to your family. I remember going to your house to play with Janet when you lived on Avenue E and how nice...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Paula Pohlpeter - Cedar Rapids, IA

“Soory so much for your loss I know John from the Green Bay Tap and from the golf course he was a wonderfull man and will be miseed greatly. ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Patrick C Gray Sr - Burlington, IA

“To John's family, so very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. John was so much fun he was FB friends with my girlfriends here...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Judy Stevens - Bettendorf, IA

“I offer my deepest sympathy to you John's family. John will be deeply missed by many. He was a good man with a great heart. As you know he had a...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Micki Wedel - Eagle Nest, NM

“Sending our heartfelt sympathies to the Cullen family. ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: Dick & Diane Hess - Crest Hill, IL

“God Bless your Dad and Mom They are back together smiling down at your whole family! ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Mark and Tosha Furphy - NC

“My deepest sympathies to the Cullen family. John was an amazing guy and I have many fond memories of time spent with John, Jane, Janet and Julie and...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Dawn Safrit - Fairfield, IA

“Please accept our heartfelt sympathies for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Cullen family during this difficult time. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Rick Krebill - former neighbor

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the whole Cullen family. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Josh and Jill Neuweg - Oak Grove, MO

“Todd, Ellen, Juli, Janet, Chuck, Steve and Sandy...John was such a nice person and I enjoyed getting to see him when I came to town to visit Todd,...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Jill Mauro - North Richland Hills, TX

“My sincerest condolences on the loss of John. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Kurt E. Hoenig - Naples, FL

13 of 13 | Posted by: LANA KAY HOLT-HALL - HAHIRA, GA

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John W. Cullen, 64, of Fort Madison, IA, passed away on Monday, April 16, 2012 at 11:35 PM at the Ft. Madison Community Hospital.
He was born on November 5, 1947 in Ft. Madison, IA to William and Juanita Holt Cullen. On August 19, 1967 he married Jane Marie Zumdome in Ft. Madison and she passed away on January 10, 2000. John was a supervisor at DuPont, retiring after 28 years of service. He was a member of Ss. Mary & Josephs Church and also served in the US Army during Vietnam where he was a member of the Americal Division 196th Light Infantry. He was a member of the Eagles, DAV, Wildlife Federation and Defenders of Wildlife. John was an avid hunter, fisherman and golfer and he enjoyed camping, boating and was a supporter of PAWS.
Survivors include two daughters, Julie (Bill) Rogers of Bradenton, FL and Janet (Marvin) Thomson of Burlington, IA; three grandchildren, Sydney Rogers, Natalie Thomson and Travis Thomson; three brothers, Charles Cullen, Steven Cullen and Todd (Ellen) Cullen all of Ft. Madison; sister-in-law, Sandi Cullen of Altoona, IA; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and a brother, Thomas.
The funeral service will be held on Friday, April 20, 2012 at 11 AM at King-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory. The family will receive friends from 9 AM until the time of the service at 11 AM at the funeral home. Burial will be in Soldiers' Circle, Oakland Cemetery with Military Rites performed by the Ft. Madison Veteran's Honor Guard.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established for PAW Animal Shelter and online condolences may be left at www.kinglynk.com.

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