Arthur Lee Fultz, 74, of Harrisburg, passed away Monday, March 19, 2012 at Holy Spirit Hospital.
Born in Reedsville on July 12, 1937, he was the son of the late Howard and Minnie (Young) Fultz and was also preceded in death by brothers Howard and Elmer Fultz and a sister Dolly Fultz all of Milroy.
Art worked at John Stapf Co. in Harrisburg until they closed and retired from Inclinator Elevator Co. in 2000 after many years. He was an avid Phillies fan, He loved the occasional trips to Atlantic City and enjoyed Hollywood Casino. He especially enjoyed hunting, fishing and woodworking. He loved tinkering in his garage and was a jack of all trades, fixing anything you asked him to. He was an Avid Ridge Runner Softball fan never missing a practice to watch from his tractor.
Surviving are his wife, Martha (Snook) Fultz. They would have celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary on March 22; four children, Teresa Brantner and her husband Monte, Linda Wood and her husband, Steve, Lee Fultz and his wife, Tina and Becky Wise and her husband, Ken; ten grandchildren,16 great-grandchildren his sister Louise (Anna) Goss of Harrisburg of Harrisburg and many nieces and nephews. He will be greatly missed by his large family and his many loyal and dedicated friends, neighbors, and loved ones, especially Mel and Sandy Sheets who never missed a day to check in and chat.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 22, at 3:00 PM at Hoover Funeral Home, 6011 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg. Graveside services will be held Friday at 11 AM at Church Hill Cemetery, Reedsvillle. Rev. Dr. Donald C. Wetzel will officiate. There will be a viewing on Thursday from 2 PM until time of services.
Directly after the funeral service on Thursday, there will be fellowship and refreshments at Art's family home and following the graveside service on Friday at Milroy Firehouse. All are invited.