Carladine Vulliet, age 84 of Highland, IL, died Tuesday, January 05, 2016, at Hitz Memorial Home in Alhambra, IL.
She was born on Tuesday, March 03, 1931, in Highland, IL, the daughter of Carl and Lorraine (nee Thurnau) Gause.
On Sunday, September 07, 1947, she married Rolland W. “Rollie” Vulliet who passed away on Sunday, September 28, 2008.
She was a member of Evangelical United Church of Christ, Highland, IL; V.F.W. Post #5694 Ladies Auxiliary – Highland, IL.
Carladine was born at Highland and grew up in Marine. She attended Marine School. Following marriage lived on a farm. In 1953 moved south of Highland. Formerly did custom cake decorating for over 20 years, played the piano, volunteered at 5 area nursing homes once a month and for five years was the pianist for the Highland Rotary Club. She enjoyed baking, sewing, playing the piano, refurbishing old dolls, gardening and ceramic. She moved to the Hitz Memorial Home, Alhambra, in June of 2015.
Son – Alfred Vulliet, Sr. (twin), Highland, IL
Son – Walter (Ronda) Vulliet, Jerseyville, IL
Daughter – Diane (Richard) Berg, Saint Louis, MO
Daughter – Melanie (David) Thole, Highland, IL
Grandchild – Angela (Chris) Schiller, Yuma, AZ
Grandchild – Todd (Amy) Berg, St. Louis, MO
Grandchild – Donata Berg, St. Louis, MO
Grandchild – Martin Vulliet, Kansas City, MO
Grandchild – Lisa Vulliet
Grandchild – Joseph Vulliet, Highland, IL
Grandchild – Vanessa Vulliet, Kansas City, MO
Grandchild – Jeffrey (Carrie) Thole, Highland, IL
Grandchild – Dr. Becky (Jay) Rock, Highland, IL
Grandchild – Crystal Thole, Highland, IL
Grandchild – Brenda Vulliet
Grandchild – Alfred Vulliet, Jr., Bloomington, IL
Grandchild – Christina Vulliet
Great Grandchildren – Twelve
Brother – James W. (Stacy) Gause, Sesser, IL
Brother – Fred W. (Leann) Gause, Anclaron, SC
Sister – Jacqueline (Henry) Potthast, Highland, IL
Sister – Jane E. Landolt, Highland, IL.
She was preceded in death by:
Father – Carl Lyle Gause
Mother – Lorraine Ida Gause (nee Thurnau)
Husband – Rolland W. “Rollie” Vulliet, Jr. (died 9/28/2008)
Son – John Vulliet (twin) (died 1947 at 4 days old )
Brother – Carl L. Gause (died 5/23/2009)
Sister – Norma Gene Gause (died 12/24/2004)
Sister – Lois L. Steiner (died 4/11/2014)
Sister – Betty Lou Balke (died 1997).
Arrangements are being handled by Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Thursday, January 07, 2016, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL and from 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Friday, January 08, 2016, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL.
Funeral service will be at 11:00 AM on Friday, January 08, 2016, at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland, IL., with Rev. Christopher W. Hill, Senior Pastor, Evangelical United Church of Christ, Highland, IL, officiating.
Interment will be at Highland City Cemetery in Highland, IL.
Memorial contributions may be made to Evangelical United Church of Christ or Autism Speaks.
Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home
1501 Ninth at Lemon Street
Highland, IL 62249