MISSION – Robert “Bob” Hulett, passed away on Nov. 12, 2017.
Mr. Hulett was born in Mankato, Minn. and grew up in Duluth, Minn. He attended the St. Paul Seminary and was a priest for a number of years. In 1971 he married his wife Jackie and they resided in Apple Valley, Minn. He ran a teen youth center in Burnsville, Minn. for five years and then was an urban forester for the City of Burnsville for 22 years. He retired to Mission where he became a Master Gardener and served in the RCIA program at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church in McAllen.
Survivors include his wife, Jackie; sons, Chris and Andy; siblings, Ray Hulett, Alan Hulett, Steven Hulett, Peter Hulett, John Hulett, Brian Hulett, David Hulett and Delores Easty; and three grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Eugenia and Robert Hulett, and sisters, Alice Egge and Barbara Anderson.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, Nov. 30, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Kreidler Funeral Home in McAllen. A memorial service will be held on Friday, Dec. 1, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church.
In lieu of flowers the family asked that donations be made in his name to Our Lady of Sorrows Guardian Angel Program, 1108 W. Hackberry Ave, McAllen, TX, 78501-4370.