Timothy Charles Kullen, 63, of Oelwein passed away on Saturday March 14, 2015 at Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo. There will be a Celebration of Life open house at the Maynard Community Center on Saturday March 21, 2015 from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. A family memorial has been established.
Tim was born on November 3, 1951 in Waterloo, Iowa, the son of Dale and Jeanne (Gorman) Kullen. He grew up in the Waterloo area and graduated from Columbus High School in 1969. He was united in marriage to Dawn Heins on December 9, 1978 and they were together for thirty-four years before their divorce. They had three children- Nathan, Helene and Joe. They lived in Oelwein where he worked as a truck driver for over thirty years.
Tim loved music and could play many different instruments. He also enjoyed fishing, but his greatest love was his family.
He is survived by his three children: Nathan (April) Kullen of Oelwein, Helene (Fiancée- Chris) Kullen of Maynard and Joe (Abby) Kullen of Oelwein; nine grandchildren: Dylan, Jimmy, Tyler, Willem, Jaryd, Chloe, Logan, Evey and Quinton; his mother Jeanne Kullen of Waterloo; nine siblings: Dan (Pat) Kullen of Grayson, Georgia, Kathy (Dave) Martin of Waterloo, Andie (Dave) Hirsh of Finchford, Iowa, Theresa (Special friend-Keith) Kullen of Loveland, Colorado, Mary Beth (Larry) Skiles of Cedar Falls, Jan (Jim) Savage of Waverley, Kevin (Vicki) Kullen of Waterloo, Tom Kullen of Waterloo and Kelli (Jim) Harn of Waterloo; his ex-wife Dawn Kullen; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Dale Kullen.