Masuko Tulla, age 94, of Three Rivers, MI. passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, Feb. 9th, 2020 at Grace Healthcare in Three Rivers. She was born on March 27, 1925 in Tokyo.

Mrs. Tulla married Mr. Charles Tulla in March of 1952 and together they came to the United States. Masuko was an avid and hard worker even into her later years, working for Continental Can, Greystone Motel, Midwest Tool and Cutlery, Big Boy Restaurant, Best Western, and even in her seventies at the Holiday Inn Express.

Mrs. Tulla was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Hice-Shutes Post #170 where she was very active. Masuko made many lasting friendships both through work and during her retirement years. She truly loved all of her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Tulla was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Charles F. Tulla, and a beloved daughter, Gale Ann Tulla who passed in 1967.

She leaves to cherish her loving memory, two sons, George (Dori) and Dale (Laura) Tulla, both of Three Rivers; six grandsons, Derek and Craig Tulla, Michael Dangovian, Jason Tulla, Justin Lundstrum, and Thor Tulla. Several great-grandchildren and one special great-great-granddaughter.

The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Friday, February 14, 2020 at the Hohner Funeral Home.

Graveside Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, February 15, 2020 at the Riverside Cemetery Veteran’s Section, Three Rivers.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be donated to the American Legion Hice-Shutes Post #170. Envelopes available at the funeral home. Online condolences may be shared at

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