Paul A. Fuller
A. Fuller, 85, passed away Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at Helen Porter Healthcare
& Rehabilitation Center in Middlebury.
was born June 10, 1932 in Nelson, PA the son of Glenn and Carole Purinton
graduated from Bristol High School and served in the US Navy aboard the USS
Franklin D. Roosevelt. He was discharged in California where he met and married
Carol English, the mother of his children. He returned to VT in 1966 with his
family, and became a private contractor under the name of Bear Construction.
Part of his career involved water heater installation for Central Vermont &
Green Mountain Power and he retired at the age of 80.
was very active in the Lions Club being President of the Bristol club and later
a member of the Vergennes Lions Club. He worked many years with the Cystic
is survived by a daughter Darlene (Richard) Beckstead Henderson, NV; a son
Brady (Chris) Fuller Bristol, VT; two brothers Robert Fuller, Bristol, VT;
Charlie (Faith) Fuller Selkirk, NY;
seven grandchildren, Joshua Beckstead, Derek (Brandi) Beckstead, Amelia
(Darren) Wilson, Jacob (Clarissa)Beckstead, Jarrod Beckstead, Rachel Beckstead
and Brighton Fuller; 10 great grandchildren; an aunt Beverley Purinton Brown;
several nieces, nephews and cousins.
hours will be held on Monday, February 5th at Brown-McClay Funeral
Home in Bristol from 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. on
Tuesday, February 6th at Lincoln United Church. In lieu of flowers
contributions may be made to Vergennes Lions Club, PO Box 94, Vergennes, VT
05491 or Bristol 3day stampede for Cystic Fibrosis, Attn. Bonita Bedard,
Vermont Honey Lights, 9 Main Street, Bristol, VT 05443. To send online condolences
to his family please visit www.brownmcclayfuneralhomes.com