David A. Bullis

July 31, 1941April 8, 2020

David A. Bullis, Sr., 78, of Franklin passed away April 8, 2020 at the A.O. Fox Memorial Hospital, Oneonta.

He was born July 31, 1941 in Walton the son of the late Charles B. and Agnes (Forester) Bullis.

On September 1, 1961, David married Margaret J. Becker who survives.

David retired from Amphenol in 2007 after 46 ½ years.

His favorite activity was being outside tending to his garden and his lawn. In the winter, he loved to go ice fishing with his sons, Burton and David and his brother-in-law, Gil.

David is survived by his loving wife, Margaret J. Bullis, Franklin; three daughters, Robin and Paul Santatobuno, Franklin, Susan Bullis, Franklin and Christal and Adam Hurlburt, Otego; two sons, David Bullis, Jr., Franklin and Burton and Denise Bullis, Unadilla; one brother, Wayne and Sandra Bullis, Walton; 12 grandchildren; seven great grandchildren and one great granddaughter due in September whom he is now watching over; one niece, Dani Bullis, TN. He was predeceased by a special nephew, Patrick Bullis.

There will be no calling hours and a celebration of life will be held at a later date.

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Arrangements were handled by the Kenneth L. Bennett Funeral Home, Franklin.


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Don Beers

May 7, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Dave was and awesome guy. You all will be in ours thoughts Don