In Memoriam: Former League Employee and BMS FCU CEO Phil Pullen Passes

HIGHTSTOWN, N.J. – Philip Pullen passed away after a battle with cancer on February 2nd. Pullen worked for the New Jersey Credit Union League as Vice President of Member Services and went on to be CEO of BMS FCU before retiring.

Formerly of Hightstown, N.J., Pullen spent his last days enjoying Florida.

Pullen retired from BMS Federal Credit Union in New Brunswick to pursue his dream of traveling the country in his motorhome. He and his wife enjoyed 17 years touring the U.S. while managing a small embroidery business.

Pullen is survived by his wife, Carolyn Pullen; his children, Lisa DeAngelis and husband, Chris; Randy Pullen and wife, Donna; Brent Munster and wife, Deborah; and Tiffany Parker; and his seven grandchildren. He is also survived by two brothers, Norman Pullen and his wife, Janet, and William Pullen and his special companion, Suzanne.

Upon Pullen's request, there will be no public services. He wanted everyone to remember him and the good times shared, knowing the special kind of person he was. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Phil's memory to the Good Shepherd Hospice, Auburndale, FL.

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