David "Dave" Fulton, 58, passed away peacefully Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, at the Washington Hospital Center with family by his side.
He was the loving husband of Candice Whitter Fulton, his wife of 36 years.
Born Dec. 20, 1953, in Frederick, he was the son of Evelyn P. Walters and the late David Franklin Fulton.
Besides his wife and mother, Dave is survived by three children, daughter, Melodie and husband, Eric Foltz, of Clear Spring, daughter, Casey and husband, Daren Crawford, of Maugansville, and son, David “Bud” Fulton and wife, Kelli Fulton, of Monrovia; five grandchildren, Brooke and Gage Crawford, Ally and Noah Foltz, and Kadyn Fulton. He also is survived by brother, Melvin “Gene” Fulton; brother, Walter “Ricky” Fulton; sister, Evelyn “TD” Beall; sister, Sheila Scott; stepfather, A.J. Walters; stepbrother, Norman Walters; stepsister, Stephanie Everhart; and stepsister, Pam Pipta. Dave also is survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
Dave worked at The Frederick News-Post for 18 years in the pressroom; at R.F. Kline for 20 years as a heavy- equipment mechanic; and five years at AccuBid before retiring due to health reasons.
He especially enjoyed activities with his family, and going fishing, hunting and crabbing.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 19, at Keeney & Basford Funeral Home, 106 E. Church Street, Frederick, Md. Funeral services will be Friday, Dec. 21, at 1 p.m. in the Etchison Memorial Chapel of the funeral home. Pastor Dave Howell will be officiating. Interment will follow at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Cemetery, Ballenger Creek Pike, Point of Rocks, Md.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060; or the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 1878, Merrifield, VA 22116.
Online condolences can be shared with the family at www.keeneybasford.com.
David Fulton, 58
DEC. 20, 1953-DEC. 15, 2012
David Fulton (Submitted photo / December 17, 2012)
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