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“Hi Arnie,I hope Emily Jantz and Anita haven a lot of fun up their with you. ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Dominique Jantz - CA

“SO sorry to hear of Arnie's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the family and friendsOur deepest sympathies. Vern and Eileen Macke ”
2 of 9 | Posted by: Vern Macke - Bronson, MI

“So very sorry to hear of the passing of your father. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Dave Morrow - Angola, IN

“To ALL the Bultemeier brothers and sister, we send our sympathy to you and may God keep His loving arms around you. Your friendsand relatives. Ralph ...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: R Selking - Hoagland, IN

“Dale and Family...We have only the fondest memories of your parents, and at this time, especially Arnie. He was a man of faith, family, and friends....Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Carl and Cindy Thies - Fort Wayne, IN

“RIP Arnie. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Jim & Judie Schnitker - FL

“I was very saddened to see Arnie's name in the online obituary notices today. He was truly one of the "good guys", and a good firefighter. I worked...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Thomas Heckman (retired Fire Chief) - FL

“Looks like you will be seeing Anita God bless you a great friend don don I will be at the 20 year club to hold your candle ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“Heaven is richer by far having Arnie in it....... ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Bobbie Lee - Fort Wayne, IN


Arnold M. Bultemeier, 90 passed away comfortably on January 31st. He was born April 30, 1926 to Charles and Clara (Buuck) Bultemeier. He was baptized and confirmed at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Preble, IN. On October 4, 1947 he married Anita Hormann, who proceeded him in death in 2003. Arnie was a Fort Wayne Fire Fighter and his highest rank was a District Chief. The Adams County native retired from the department in 1985 after 23 ½ years. He also was a delivery man for Sears and Sandpoint Greenhouse. He was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church and was an usher and deacon for many years. He had many other jobs at Bethlehem, including changing the sign in the front yard. He was a WWII Veteran that served in the Navy in the Pacific. He was a member of the Legion Post #47 and a member of the Fire Fighter Local #124. He is survived by his son Dale (Pat) Bultemeier, 3 grandsons Kent (Kelly) Bultemeier of Centennial, CO, Kevin Bultemeier of Indianapolis, IN, Logan (Courtney) Bultemeier of Charlotte, NC. Siblings Norbert (Jeanette) Bultemeier of Decatur, IN, Ludella (Verlin) Bultemeier of New Haven, IN and Waldo (Rosie) Bultemeier of Decatur, IN. He was proceeded in death by his brother Ervin Bultemeier (2005). Calling at D.O. McComb & Sons Foster Park 6301 Fairfield Ave Monday, February 6, 2017 from 3:00pm - 8:00pm. Funeral service at Bethlehem Lutheran Church 3705 S. Anthony Blvd Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 11AM with calling 1 hour prior. Burial will take place in Concordia Cemetery Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorials are to Bethlehem Lutheran Church for the Electronic Sign Fund.