Daniel Pulte

Obituary of Daniel Thomas Pulte

Daniel Thomas Pulte of Whittier, N.C., age 81, was called for his heavenly tee time on October 4th, 2019.  Daniel was born in Milwaukee, WI on January 10th, 1938.  He attended Pius High School, served in the U.S. Army and worked 37 ½ years in repair for the telephone company. Dan’s passion was golf.  After retirement, he enjoyed making customized golf clubs in his Royal Golf shop.  He spent many happy days playing golf with family, friends and his fur buddy, April (The Golf Dog)."May his drives be long, may his putts be spot on and may he have many birdies and eagles."


Dan was preceded in death by his loving parents Bernadette and Robert Pulte and sister Roberta (Jim) Barbian.  He is survived by his wife Sylvia Pulte of Whittier.  Beloved father of Cynthia (George) Barutha, Timothy (Lisa), Therese and Michael Pulte and Jennifer (Chris) Bunke.  Grandfather of Joshua (Vanessa) Barutha, AlexSandra (Andrew) Sisler, Samantha Pulte, Kolton and Miranda Bunke; great-grandchildren Gemma, Pearl and George Barutha.  Sisters Annette Strelow and Jeanine Falcon.  Step-daughter Angela (Kevin) Sparks and step-son Richard (Tina) Bethe, 5 step-grandchildren and 3 step-great-grandchildren.  He is further survived by the mother of his children, Marilyn Pulte, New Berlin, WI and other family members and friends. 


A memorial Mass will be held later at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church.  Memorial contributions may be made to Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, c/o Very Rev. Father Peter Shaw, PO Box 727, Bryson City, NC 28713, Attn: Parking Lot Fund or to the charity of your choice. 

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