Stanley Ward Fulkerson, age 88 of Harrisburg, passed away at 7:15 a.m. Tuesday, April 16, 2013, at Carrier Mills Nursing Home.
He was born on Nov. 10, 1924, in Harrisburg, to the late Wiley and Lura (Colbert) Fulkerson. On Aug. 5, 1956, he married Letha Virginia Syers and she preceded him in death on Feb. 28, 2007.
Ward was a retired retail clerk at Uptown Market and a member of the First Christian Church and the Harrisburg American Legion.
He is survived by a son: Richard and wife Cindy Fulkerson of Harrisburg; and several nieces and nephews.
Ward was preceded in death by his parents: Wiley and Lura Fulkerson; wife: Letha Fulkerson; and a sister: Mildred Rhine.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 20, 2013, at Reed Funeral Chapel. The Revs. Biff Moore, Richard Bosecker and Charles DePriest will officiate. Burial will follow in Sunset Hill Cemetery with Military Rite by the Harrisburg American Legion, Carrier Mills VFW and the National Guard. Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, April 19, 2013, at Reed Funeral Chapel. In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to the First Christian Church. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.reedfuneralhome.com