Wilma Winifred (Whitney) Tullis was born 7/27/1932 and peacefully passed away 10/30/2022 in Colorado Springs, CO. She was 90 years old. She was raised in Calhan, CO and went to school in Alta Vista, CO and Calhan, CO. She met the love of her life, Bill Tullis, at a dance in Calhan, CO. She later married her love, William Allen (Bill) Tullis on 5/18/1951 in Raton, NM. Wilma owned and operated the High Fashion Beauty Salon in Colorado Springs for 30 plus years. In their retirement, Bill and Wilma babysat and cared for their grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Wilma loved gardening, all animals and nature. She is survived by her husband Bill; 2 children, Carol Opitz (married to Mike Opitz) and William Richard (Rich) Tullis (married to Judy Tullis); 3 grandchildren, Chris Opitz, Stacie Bradley and Theresa McLaughlin; 3 great grandchildren, Caitlyn Bradley, Sereniti Bradley and Megan McLaughlin; and 2 great great grandchildren, Evelyn and Sydney Goldsberry.

Memorial service is at Shrine of Remembrance, 1730 E Fountain Blvd on 11/11/22 at 2:00pm, with a visitation 1 hour prior. Reception will follow at IBEW Union Hall, 2150 Naegele Rd.

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  1. It was a pleasure being able to spend time with you and take care of you in your greatest time of need. You have the most loving wonderful family and I’m glad I got a chance to see that love. We will all miss you. I’m so sorry for your family’s loss and you guys are always in my thoughts and prayers

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