COSHOCTON: Orville Fuller Jr., age 87, of Coshocton, Ohio passed away Wednesday, May 29, 2013.
He was born in Columbus, Ohio on June 8, 1925, to the late Orville and Helen (Dysart) Fuller.
After high school, Orville spent two years in the Army before graduating with his bachelor's degree from The Ohio State University in 1950.
On June 26, 1949, he married Marcella Bernsdorf, who survives.
Orville retired from Bank One in 1992.
He was a member of Emmanuel Lutheran Church, both Coshocton and Columbus Masons, Lion's Club, Coshocton Foundation and was a lifetime member of the Elks.
In his free time, Orville loved to spend time with his family and friends, play golf, swim, ride his tractor and he especially enjoyed yard work and "pulling weeds".
In addition to his wife, Orville is survived by sons, Robert Fuller (Kathie Cesa) of Coshocton, Ohio, Timothy (Karen) Fuller of Pennsylvania, William (Jill) Fuller of Virginia; grandchildren, Jeffrey (Kate) Fuller, Jennifer (Nicholas) Creech, Katherine Jane (Tyler) Zvolanek, Leanne Fuller, Brian Fuller, Evan Fuller and Patrick Fuller; great grandchildren, Stephen Fuller, David Fuller, Connor Creech, Parker Creech, Josalyn Abrams, Jane Zvolanek, and Fletcher Zvolanek; brother, Arnold Fuller of Columbus; sister, Marjorie Faulks of Florida;
In addition to his parents, Orville is preceded in death by a brother, Ralph Fuller; great granddaughter, Cora Ann Zvolanek; family members Bertha Saltz, Edna and Don Loos, and Joanne Huntley.
A memorial service will be held at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 1500 Pleasant Valley Road, Coshocton, on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 1:00 pm with Pastor Brian Kittner officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Coshocton Foundation Unrestricted Funds, 220 S. Fourth St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812, Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 1500 Pleasant Valley Dr., Coshocton, Ohio 43812, or Health Services of Coshocton County, 230 S 4th Street, Coshocton, OH 43812.
An online memorial can be viewed at www.given-dawsonfuneralhome.com
Published in the Coshocton Tribune from June 3 to June 10, 2013