James "Jim" Lincoln Pullen

February 12, 1934 ~ September 29, 2021 (age 87)

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James "Jim" Lincoln Pullen, 87, of Waukegan, passed away on September 29, 2021, at Anthology Senior Living in Grayslake. He was born on February 12, 1934, in Waukegan to the late Almond and Lena (Desselier) Pullen. Jim was a retired Teamster from Dan Lodesky Trucking and later retired from the City of Waukegan as a Building Inspector. He is survived by his daughters and sons-in-law, Linda (Ray) Carrier and Diane (Rick) Behnke; grandchildren, Patrick (Rachel) McGinnis, Lisa McGinnis, Jennifer (Jamie) Karow, Kevin (Kelly) Carrier, and Brian (Michelle) Behnke; great grandchildren, Ali (Koby) Pumphrey, Olivia and Elaina Karow, Brayden, Camden and Keegan Carrier, and Emilia Behnke; great great grandchildren, Lincoln James and Navy Pumphrey; sister, Joan Millimaki; and his loving companion, Yvonne Stolarick. In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 49 years, Bernice (Crosby) Pullen. A funeral mass will be held on Friday, October 8, 2021, at 10am, at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church, 6401 Gages Lake Road, Gurnee with Fr. Chris Ciaston officiating. The funeral mass with be livestreamed at The link will be live 10 minutes before the mass starts. Entombment will follow at Highland Memorial Park, Libertyville. Arrangements entrusted to Sambrano Funeral & Cremation, Gurnee. Please sign the guestbook at; 847-571-7719.

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Funeral Mass
October 8, 2021

10:00 AM
St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church
6401 Gages Lake Road
Gurnee, IL 60031


Highland Memorial Park
33100 N. Hunt Club Road
Libertyville, IL 60048

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