LEOMINSTER – John "Jack" G. Fuller, 92, formerly of 89 Barrington Road, died peacefully Sunday, February 4, 2018 in EdithNourse Rogers Veterans Home in Bedford, MA.
He was born in Lynn, MA on January 25, 1926, son of the late Dwight G. and Sarah H. (Shaw) Fuller and grew up in Fitchburg. John graduated from Fitchburg High School with the Class of 1943. He had lived in Leominster for 10 years.
John proudly served his country in both World War Two and the Korean War. He was a member of the United States Marine Corps and participated in the Consolidation of the Northern Solomon Islands and in the Philippine Islands Campaign. He also served in the United States Air Force Reserves for several years.
John worked for years in the transportation industry and also co-owned WhalomAuto Parts in Lunenburg with his eldest son John.He was a member of the VFW and American Legion in Leominster and was a member of Wilder Lodge of Masons. John had also been a member of Christ Church in Exeter, NH. He enjoyed cars, traveling and hunting.
He leaves his children, Cheryl Feenstra of Palm Coast FL, Nancy Scipione of Port Charlotte FL, John Fuller 2nd of Leominster, Robert Fuller of Grapevine TX, June Sebastian of Manchester NH and William Fuller of Treasure Island FL, many step children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death of two daughters, Mary Fuller and Carol Fuller and a son, John Fuller.
Military funeral services will be held Friday, February 16, 2018 at 1 P.M. in Massachusetts Veterans' Memorial Cemetery, 111 Glenallen Street, Winchendon.
There are no calling hours.
Memorial donations may be made to Volunteer Services at Edith Nourse Rogers VAMC, Bldg 4 Unit D, 200 Springs Road, Bedford, MA 01730.
Stone-Ladeau Funeral Home, 343 Central Street, Winchendon is directing arrangements.