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“JD, JK here to say thank-you kindly for all of your help and knowledge these past 13.5 mon. You helped me chair meetings and figure out how to use...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“JD will be missed by so many. Our condolences go to the family and many friends of JD. ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Tom and Denise Miller - New Haven, IN

“Saddened to hear of JD's passing. Prayers for all to find comfort and peace. We love the Pulver families. ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: Chris & Cindy Walker Walker - IN

“Such a great guy! He shared many laughs with a bunch of us in college! I always remember him with a smile on his face and a chuckle not far behind....Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Ingrid Laidroo-Martin - Albion, IN

“Friend of Carol and have met Camryn several times. My deepest condolences. May you find peace and love within family members and within one another....Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Danielle Crawford - Friend

“Bill, Ruth, and to JD's children; Am so sorry for your loss! I remenber JD as one cute child, running around Evangelical Christian Church! Praying...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Sharla Schultz - Simpsonville, SC

“My heart holds many memories of JD. The earliest is from kindergarten we were always teasing each other. He had a smile that could light up the room...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Jamie (Gorrell) Hardin - KY

“Our family sends love to each one of you. We're wrapping our arms around you as you hold one another and move forward one small step at a time. Truly...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Heather Miller - Fort Wayne, IN

“Prayers to the family. Especially his children. Madie and Carson are my great niece and nephew. Hugs to you all. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Karen Sills - Decatur, IN

“JD will be missed by so many. My condolences go to the family and many friends of JD. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Liz W - Fort Wayne, IN

“This is so unexpected. Rest in peace, fellow Phi Kap, and grace and peace to your loved ones. May your memory be a blessing to those who knew and...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Colby Bandelier

“JD is in my prayers as well as all of the friends and family touched by his life. Let his passing encourage us to love one another. ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: Scott Seelig - Phoenix, AZ

“JD was an incredible young man that has left us way too soon. Always loving and caring, with a big heart. Blessings to his immediate family -...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Stan & Wendy Pulver - IN - 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.