James Daniel (JD) Pulver

  • Died: May 23, 2019
  • Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana

D O McComb and Sons - Pine Valley

1320 East Dupont Rd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46825

Tel. (260) 426-9494

Tribute & Message From The Family


James Daniel "JD" Pulver, 48, passed away unexpectedly May 23, 2019 at home. He was born May 31, 1970, in Fort Wayne, the only son of William and Ruth (Bledsoe) Pulver. He graduated from Woodlan HS and went on to receive a bachelor's degree in the arts from IPFW. He was previously employed at SDI and most recently owned Sterling Services. JD was a lifelong fan of the Purdue Boilermakers, Chicago Cubs and Indianapolis Colts. JD loved the outdoors. He enjoyed beekeeping and outdoor sports. He loved to golf, cycle, run, swim, hike, mountain climb and repel. He competed in triathlons and completed a full Iron Man competition.
JD was the kindest man who would always help others. He will be remembered for his competitive spirit, love of the arts, comedy and music, his unique story-telling, his bad dad jokes, and his enormous heart. JD's three children were his biggest joy in life.
JD is survived by his parents William and Ruth (Bledsoe) Pulver; son, William Joseph "Joey" Bloomfield, of New Haven; daughter Madalyn "Tater" Pulver; son Carson "Clutch" Pulver, both of Fort Wayne, significant other Laura (Bower) King, of Fort Wayne; her children and JD's bonus kids, Madisen King (Mikel Robbins) and Cameron King, both of Fort Wayne; ex-wife, Stacey (Bixler) Pulver, of Fort Wayne; his best bud Brownie (aka chien marron);along with many aunts, uncle, cousins and many friends of Bill W. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Fred and Thelma Bledsoe, and Lester and Dulla Pulver. Services as follows: Visitation May 29, 2pm-8pm at D.O. McComb Funeral Home, Dupont Rd, Ft Wayne. Funeral service at Robinson Chapel, Union Chapel Rd, Ft Wayne, May 30, 11am with viewing 1-hour prior at the church and a gathering afterward. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to support the children's school fund or STOP Suicide of Northeast Indiana. Condolences may be left online at www.mccombandsons.com.