First Posted: 1/15/2009
Mr. John Joseph Ullom, 73, of Warren, Mich., formerly of Hope Mills, N.C., passed away Tuesday, April 1, 2008, at Henry Ford Macomb Hospital-Warren Campus in Warren.
Funeral services were conducted on Sunday, April 6, 2008, in the chapel of Rogers and Breece Funeral Home. Chaplain Archie Barringer officiated. Burial followed in Fayetteville Memorial Cemetery.
He was born March 31, 1935, to the late Dennis and Martha Grabny Ullom in Hamtramck.
Mr. Ullom was a Korean War veteran, receiving many commendations. During his military career, he served in the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, N.C.
After serving his country, he became a sales representative and a drum instructor with McFadyen Music in Fayetteville, N.C.
Ullom is survived by three sons, Daniel Ullom and wife Vernell, and Keith Ullom, all of Hope Mills, and Roy Ullom of St. Pauls, N.C.; two daughters, Kathy Hickey and husband Ed of Hope Mills and Hope Blue and husband Phil of Stafford, Va.; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.