Betty Ullom

June 22, 1934 - June 18, 2015
Traverse City, MI



Tuesday, June 23, 2015
1:00 PM EDT
Life Story Funeral Home
752 Munson Avenue
Traverse City, MI 49686
1 (231) 941-9034

The family will greet friends starting at 12 noon.


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Cherryland Floral
1208 S. Garfield
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 941-5761
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Flower Station
341 W. Front St.
Traverse City, MI 49684
(231) 946-1742
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Blossom Shop
1023 E. Eighth St.
Traverse City, MI 49686
(231) 932-9470
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Life Story / Obituary


Betty Jean Ullom was born in Farmington, West Virginia on September 22nd, 1934. When she was 18, she joined the army as a medic and there she met her husband, Thomas Ullom. She was proud to serve her country and care for her fellow soldiers. After the Army she moved to Ohio and eventually Michigan with her husband and raised her 5 children. She was always dedicated to her church and loved people. She was witty and had a great sense of humor and was always willing to help people in need. She loved to play games, especially bingo. She is survived by her children, Jeanie (Dana) Anderson, Donna, Douglas (Regina), and Kelly (Tina) Ullom; her ten grandchildren, Matthew, Marshall, Michael Anderson, Thomas, Priscilla, Joshua, Joe, Chris, Daryl and Danielle Ullom and 11 great-grand children. She was preceded in death by her parents, Everett and Ruby (Hines) Jones; son Thomas Ullom; her brothers, Jerry and Robert, sisters, Lucille and Mildred, and great granddaughter Gabriel. A memorial service will be held 1pm, Tuesday, June 23rd at Life Story Funeral Home, Traverse City; where the family will greet friends starting at 12 noon. Please visit Betty's webpage at to sign the guest book and share a message with her family.