Visitation: 4 to 8 p.m., with a prayer service at 7 p.m., Friday, at our Newburgh Chapel & 9 a.m. to Mass time Saturday at the church
Services: 10 a.m., Saturday, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
Martha Louise (Maurer) Fuller, 91, of Newburgh, Ind., passed away Wednesday, May 13, 2015, at University Nursing and Rehab in Evansville. She was born May 10, 1924, in Evansville, to John George and Mary Matilda (Trunck) Maurer.
Martha graduated from Reitz Memorial High School in 1942. She worked as a Chemist assistant at the Chrysler Corporation in Evansville after high school. She then went on to graduate from the Evansville school of Practical School of Nursing in 1970 as an LPN. She retired from St. Mary’s Medical Center in 1991.
Martha was an avid reader and inspired children at St. John’s elementary to read the classics through the Great books after school program. She earned a certificate in literacy tutoring and taught adult literacy classes in 1972. Martha loved classical music as well as the Lawrence Welk Show. She was a longtime member of the Mature Adults at St. John.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Mary Beth Fuller; her parents; and her seven siblings.
Martha is survived by her family that she dearly loved, her children: Patricia Sullivan (John) of Alexandria, VA, James C. Fuller, Jr. (Connie) of Rockport, John Fuller of Dale, Ind., Margaret K. Rasnic (Paris) of Berryville, VA, Daniel Fuller (Pat) of Evansville, Amy Mattingly (Larry) of Newburgh, David Fuller of Evansville, Donna Boyer (John) of Boonville, Martha Schenk (Jim) of Evansville, Thomas Fuller (Lisa) of Evansville, Robert Fuller of Boonville, Laura Gentry (Ken) of Newburgh, Stephanie Metzger (Bruce) of Boonville, Michael Fuller of Chandler; 28 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren.
The family would like to thank the staff of University Nursing and Rehab with a special thank you to Beth and Shannon, two very special people who gave great care.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m., Saturday, May 16, 2015, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 625 Frame Rd., Newburgh, Ind., burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery in Boonville.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m., with a prayer service at 7 p.m., Friday, at Titzer Family Funeral Homes, Newburgh Chapel, 510 W. Jennings St., Newburgh, Ind., (812) 853-8314. And 9 a.m. to Mass time Saturday at the church.
Sympathy wishes to the family may be made at www.titzerfuneralhomes.com