Eleanor E. Bultman -- Dodge Center

DODGE CENTER -- A funeral Mass for Eleanor E. Bultman will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Holy Family Catholic Church in Kasson, with the Rev. Charlie Collins officiating. Burial will be at a later date.

Mrs. Bultman, 67, of Dodge Center, a former telephone operator, died Wednesday (March 5, 2003) at Saint Marys Hospital in Rochester, where she had been a patient nine days.

Eleanor E. Tlougan was born July 8, 1935, in Plainview, grew up in Preston and graduated from Preston High School. She married James Allemani in 1954 in Minnesota. They lived in Spokane, Wash., and were later divorced. She and her second husband, Don Bultman, also divorced. She was an operator for Northwestern Bell Telephone Co. and lived in White Bear Lake, Minn., for a number of years before moving to Dodge Center in 1995. She was a member of the Austin Eagles Auxiliary.

Survivors include a son, Bruce Allemani of Laramie, Wyo.; a daughter, Jeanne (Dave) Hardy of Dodge Center; four grandchildren; her stepmother, Marion Tlougan of Red Wing; a brother, Allen Tlougan of Rochester; and five sisters, Betty (Steve) Halverson of Preston, Mary (Robert) Benike and RaeAnn Johnson, both of Rochester, Leone (Jim) Magneson of Cannon Falls and Rose Moen of Minneapolis. She was preceded in death by a daughter, two grandchildren and her parents.

Friends may call an hour before the service Monday at the church.


Dibble Funeral Home in Kasson is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials are suggested to the American Diabetes Association.

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