In memory of
Lt. Col. (Ret.) Edward Henry Bultmann Jr.
In memory of
Lt. Col. (Ret.) Edward Henry Bultmann Jr.
Lt. Col. (Ret.) Edward Henry Bultmann, Jr. Panama City - Lt. Col. (Ret.) Edward Henry Bultmann Jr., loving husband and devoted father, passed away on Sunday, Oct 11, 2020 at the age of 94. Ed was born September 21, 1926 in New Orleans, LA. He graduated from Fortier High School in New Orleans, LA, in 1942, received a Bachelor of Engineering Degree from Tulane University in 1952, a Masters Degree in Structural Engineering from the University of Illinois in 1954, and a Doctorate in Structural Engineering from the University of Illinois in 1968. He was a Registered Professional Engineer and Land Surveyor in the state of Louisiana. He served four years in the United States Navy in World War II in the Asiatic Pacific Theater of Operations participating in the Mariannas and Palau Islands campaigns. After an honorable discharge from the Navy, he attended Tulane University. Upon graduating from there he was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the United States Air Force. During his nineteen years of active duty in the Air Force, he served at various locations in the United States and overseas, including Biggs AFB, TX, The Air Force Institute of Technology, Aeronautical Research Laboratory, Air Force Special Weapons Center, Air Force Laboratory, Headquarters Pacific Air Forces and Headquarters United States Air Forces. He participated as Project Officer or Program Director in seven nuclear tests at the Nevada and Pacific Test Sites. He authorized or co-authored numerous reports and manuals on nuclear weapons effects. He served two tours in Vietnam and was awarded two Bronze Stars for his service there. He was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal for his service at HQ USAF. He was also a member of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary for over 35 years serving in many elected and appointed staff officer positions. Subsequent to his retirement from the Air Force in 1971, he was employed by several engineering consulting firms, taught at the University of New Orleans College of Engineering, and retired as a Senior Research Engineer from the University of New Mexico Research Institute in 1993. He married his wife Inis in 1984, and in 1993 they moved to Panama City. Mr. Bultmann is preceded in death by his father, Edward Henry Bultmann Sr.; his mother, Eula Landry Bultmann; sister, Carolyn Alice Bultmann all residents of New Orleans, LA; and his first wife, Patricia A. Elliott of Albuquerque, NM. He is survived by his wife, Inis Edwards Bultmann; sons, Edward Glenn Bultmann (Christie) of Durango, CO and Gary W. Bultmann (Mary) of Albuquerque, NM; daughter, Jane M. Barber (Greg) of Phoenix, AZ; step-daughter, Kathleen Grice (Steve) of Panama City Beach, FL, step-son, Thomas Keenan (Suzanne) of Fernandina Beach, FL; four grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. Mr. Bultmann will be laid to rest at Tallahassee National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Red Cross in memory of Mr. Bultmann. Expressions of sympathy may be viewed or submitted at www.southerlandfamily.com
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Lt. Col. (Ret.) Edward Henry Bultmann Jr.
Lt. Col. (Ret.) Edward Henry Bultmann, Jr. Panama City - Lt. Col. (Ret.) Edward Henry Bultmann Jr., loving husband and devoted father, passed away on Sunday, Oct 11, 2020 at the age of 94. Ed was born September 21, 1926 in New Orleans, LA. He graduated from Fortier High School in New Orleans, LA, in 1942, received a Bachelor of Engineering Degree from Tulane University in 1952, a Masters Degree in Structural Engineering from the University of Illinois in 1954, and a Doctorate in Structural Engineering from the University of Illinois in 1968. He was a Registered Professional Engineer and Land Surveyor in the state of Louisiana. He served four years in the United States Navy in World War II in the Asiatic Pacific Theater of Operations participating in the Mariannas and Palau Islands campaigns. After an honorable discharge from the Navy, he attended Tulane University. Upon graduating from there he was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the United States Air Force. During his nineteen years of active duty in the Air Force, he served at various locations in the United States and overseas, including Biggs AFB, TX, The Air Force Institute of Technology, Aeronautical Research Laboratory, Air Force Special Weapons Center, Air Force Laboratory, Headquarters Pacific Air Forces and Headquarters United States Air Forces. He participated as Project Officer or Program Director in seven nuclear tests at the Nevada and Pacific Test Sites. He authorized or co-authored numerous reports and manuals on nuclear weapons effects. He served two tours in Vietnam and was awarded two Bronze Stars for his service there. He was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal for his service at HQ USAF. He was also a member of the United States Coast Guard Auxiliary for over 35 years serving in many elected and appointed staff officer positions. Subsequent to his retirement from the Air Force in 1971, he was employed by several engineering consulting firms, taught at the University of New Orleans College of Engineering, and retired as a Senior Research Engineer from the University of New Mexico Research Institute in 1993. He married his wife Inis in 1984, and in 1993 they moved to Panama City. Mr. Bultmann is preceded in death by his father, Edward Henry Bultmann Sr.; his mother, Eula Landry Bultmann; sister, Carolyn Alice Bultmann all residents of New Orleans, LA; and his first wife, Patricia A. Elliott of Albuquerque, NM. He is survived by his wife, Inis Edwards Bultmann; sons, Edward Glenn Bultmann (Christie) of Durango, CO and Gary W. Bultmann (Mary) of Albuquerque, NM; daughter, Jane M. Barber (Greg) of Phoenix, AZ; step-daughter, Kathleen Grice (Steve) of Panama City Beach, FL, step-son, Thomas Keenan (Suzanne) of Fernandina Beach, FL; four grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. Mr. Bultmann will be laid to rest at Tallahassee National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Red Cross in memory of Mr. Bultmann. Expressions of sympathy may be viewed or submitted at www.southerlandfamily.com
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