Jan Ellen Hulleman, age 58 of Sartell, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2021 at the St. Cloud Hospital.

A funeral service celebrating Jan’s life was held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021 at Benson Funeral Home, St. Cloud. Visitation was one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Burial was in the Lake George Cemetery, Lake George, Minnesota. Those who were unable to attend the service were invited to join via livestream. The instructions and link can be found at the bottom of the Jan’s obituary page at www.bensonfuneralhome.com.

Jan Ellen Ford was born on Feb. 28, 1962, in Waconia, to Ralph and Jean (Jarvis) Ford. She grew up on a lake and made many wonderful memories there. Jan graduated from Nevis High School in 1980 and later earned an Associate’s Degree in Ferrier Science. Jan was married to Greg Lindahl in 1981; they were later divorced. Jan was passionate about horses and worked for many years shoeing, breaking and training them. Jan was married to Bradley Hulleman in 1987. She furthered her education and earned an Associate’s Degree in Computer Science in 2001. Jan worked in computer science for several years and had a computer repair business in her home. Jan was also a gifted artist who illustrated several books. She loved gardening, animals and yard sales, but her greatest joy was her family. She adored her children and grandchildren. She will be remembered as a kind woman with a giant heart who was close to God and lived as a servant to the Lord.

Left to cherish Jan are her children, Jessalyn (Jonathan) Middendorf of Sauk Centre, Leah (Reymundo) Juarez of Albuquerque, New Mexico, Bradley (Makayla) Hulleman of Waite Park, and Daniel (Katelyn) Hulleman of Fridley; siblings, Constance Ford of Park Rapids, Richard (Adriana) Ford of Minneapolis,  John (Sandy) Ford of Lino Lakes, Colleen (Tom) Omlid of Casa Grande, Arizona and Amy Ford of Park Rapids; 12 grandchildren, Brielle and Ethan Middendorf, Noah, Zachariah, Elijah, Isaiah, Josiah, Selah, and Micah Juarez, Olivia and Kieran Hulleman, and Emerson Hulleman; and many other relatives and friends.

Jan was preceded in death by her parents; former husband, Bradley Hulleman; and infant grandchildren, triplets, Aubree, Ava and Avery Middendorf, Juliana Middendorf and Jonah Juarez.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness).       

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