Donald "Don" Edward Bulissa

Donald "Don" Edward Bulissa
October 13, 1934 - December 3, 2018

Services for Donald "Don" Bulissa will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 9, 2018 at Colfax Baptist Church with a graveside to follow at Colfax Cemetery, with Pastor Mark Carter officiating.
Donald Edward Bulissa was born October 13, 1934 in Torrington, Connecticut. He had been a resident of Flint for a year and a half, formerly living in the Colfax area for 25 years. After high school, Don entered the US Navy as a Seabee. He did many things throughout his career, including working as a teamster and making cabinets. He also owned a ski resort, restaurant and grocery store. He loved collecting hot wheels, enjoyed dancing and was a great cook.
Don passed away at the age of 84 on December 3, 2018 in Tyler. He was preceded in death by his parents, Stephen J. Bulissa and Martha Kelson Bulissa, and brother, Richard Bulissa.
Survivors include his wife, Rose Seguin-Bulissa of Tyler; children, Donald E. Bulissa, Jr. (Joan) and Diane Bulissa Jejer (Philip), all of Vermont; children, Kathy Green (John) of North Carolina, Peggy Harris (Jim) of Canton, Mark Seguin (Elizabeth) of Flint, Melody Harris (Curtis) of Ben Wheeler, Melissa Holter of Van and Donald Coker (Kristina) of Arkansas; brother, Stephen Bulissa (Marlene) of Arizona; numerous grandchildren, including Brian, Jason, Courtney, Devin, Gavin, Ashley, Alicia, Gracie, Daniel, Logan, Halle, Angela, Kyle, Emily, Jami, Austin, Katie, Jessica and Sara; and numerous great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Logan Clyburn, Curtis Harris, Mark Seguin, Donnie Dodd, Kyle Price and Daniel Seguin. Jim Harris will serve as honorary pallbearer.
If desired, memorials may be made to Hospice of East Texas, 4111 University Blvd., Tyler, Texas 75701.