William Wallace Tulloch Jr. passed away peacefully Nov. 8, 2012, at Hiland Cottage Hospice in Petoskey.
Bill was born in Racine, Wis., on Aug. 15, 1930, the son of W. Wallace and Mildred (Sorenson) Tulloch and resided there until 1960 when he moved his family to the Detroit area and began a 38-year career with RHM Fluid Power, Inc. He served as president and CEO until his retirement. Bill was also a charter member and past president of the Fluid Power Distributors Association.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 51 years, Margaret (Ubbesen) Tulloch; his sister, Lois Meekma; and his parents.
He is survived by his five children, Susan (Emil) Muccino of St. Louis, Mo., William (Joyce) Tulloch III of Plymouth, Mich., Robert (Gloria) Tulloch of Valparaiso, Ind., Julianne (Wade) Singler of St. Joseph, Mich., Lisa (Kevin) Heitman of Milford, Mich.; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and many loving friends.
The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 12, at the First Presbyterian Church in Harbor Springs. Pastor James Pollard will be the officiant. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, at Schiller Funeral Home of Harbor Springs.
The family suggests memorial contributions may be made in his name to First Presbyterian Church of Harbor Springs or to Hospice of Little Traverse Bay.
Online condolences may be made at www.stonefuneralhomeinc.com.