Robert Darwin Fuller, 84

Published 10:23 am Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Robert Darwin Fuller, 84, of St. Cloud, Minn. ,died Sunday, April 1, 2012, at the St. Cloud Hospital, St. Cloud.

Robert Fuller

Robert was born June 26, 1927, in Rochester, Minn. to Claude and Ardath (Hermann) Fuller. He attended Austin, Minn. public schools. Robert served in the United States Marine Corps during World War II and in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. On April 27, 1957, Robert was united in marriage to Marjorie Eastman at Concordia Lutheran Church in Jamestown, N.D.

As a young man Robert worked for Minnesota Amusement Company as theater manager. He then managed the 1601 Shell for several years and then went to work for the St. Cloud Hospital, retiring in 1983. Robert was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church and a life member of Waite Park American Legion Post No. 428.

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Survivors include his wife Marjorie Fuller of St. Cloud; daughters, Dallas (Tom) Wakefield of St. Cloud, Dana Jo (Brian) Toon of Millersville, Md., Ann (Bob) Larson of Austin; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and sister, Dolores Mitchell of Palm Desert, Calif.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and one brother, Gene Fuller.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, April 4, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church, St. Cloud, Minn. The Rev. Bruce Timm will officiate. Visitation will be Tuesday, April 3, 2012, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Benson Funeral Home, St. Cloud and one hour prior to the service at the church on Wednesday. Burial will be in the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery, Little Falls, Minn.

Memorials are preferred to Prince of Peace Lutheran School Scholarship Fund or Redeemer Lutheran Church.