Robert Arthur PullanJuly 25, 1930 ~ April 27, 2017 (age 86)
Robert Arthur Pullan, 86, died April 27, 2017 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Born at home in Copperton, Utah on July 25, 1930 to Robert Earl and Lois Hannah Harwood Pullan.
He married Norma Mae “Patsy” Willis in 1949. They were parents of four children. He later married Ilene Campbell Loulias and helped raise her three sons. They later divorced.
Bob graduated from Bingham High School and attended BYU for a time. He worked at Kennecott Copper Company for 46-plus years. His passions included sports (especially basketball), gardening, travel and his family.
He is survived by his children Kristene Huston (Dennis), Steven Pullan (Linda), Robert “Craig” Pullan, Kellie Woodruff (Dennis), 10 grandchildren: Christopher Michael Huston, John Matthew Huston (Tanis), Patrick Adam Huston (Kristin), Amy Elizabeth Huston, James Donivan Huston (Lanie), Anna Huston Larson (Douglas), all of Minnesota; Trynitee Marrie Peat (Norman), of Washington; Ryley Dennis Woodruff, Arielle Rainey (Abe), Ethan Craig Pullan, all of Utah; 18 great grandchildren: Amanda Taylor, Samuel Robert Huston, Gavin Huston, Carter Huston, Cayden Gilbertson, Cayleigh Gilbertson, Aubrey Huston, Alexis Clausen, Camden Huston, Secora Larson, Taylor Larson, Levi Larson, Evan Larson, Logan Robert Larson, Ireland Peat, Lachlan Peat, Makylee Woodruff and Paisley Woodruff; two great great grandchildren: Dennis and Madison Huston-Valdez; brother Grant Pullan (Sharlene), and many cherished nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, first wife “Patsy,” sister Marjorie Rowbotham, brothers Marvin and Stanley Pullan, grandson Robert “Chase” Pullan, and special friend Donna Gardner.
Services Saturday, May 6, 2017, 12:00 noon, Midvale 4th Ward, 7825 South Olympus St. (220 West). Friends may call Friday 6–8 p.m., Goff Mortuary, 8090 S. State St., and Saturday 11:00 a.m.–12:00 noon at the church. Interment, Larkin Sunset Gardens.