Steven Lee Fulmer
Steven Lee Fulmer, 51, of Winamac, passed away at 2:10 a.m. Friday, Nov., 29, in Pulaski County Health Care Center, following a courageous battle with Glioblastoma.
He was born September 3, 1968, in Rensselaer, son of the late Richard Eugene and Patricia Marie Hilton Fulmer. He married Trina Dawn Crist on October 8, 1994, in Winamac. She survives.
Steven was a 1987 graduate of West Central High School and soon after joined the U.S. Marine Corps, serving in Operation Desert Storm. He was discharged with the rank of Corporal.
The past nine years he was employed by Wastequip in Winamac, as a sales rep. He twice earned ‘Salesman of the Year’ award. He was very customer service oriented and went out of his way to accommodate their needs. He was previously employed by Braun Corp. and Pentair-Krystil Klear.
Steve was a proud Marine and served as past commander at the Winamac VFW Post 1728 where he was an active member. He enjoyed following his sons, Gavin as he played football at Anderson College and as a football coach at Winamac High School and Cooper as he played football and basketball. He coached girls softball summer league for many years, and loved all sports. He was an avid fan of the Blackhawks, Redskins, Cubs, NASCAR with Bill Elliott his favorite driver. He enjoyed watching Notre Dame football, IU basketball and his favorite college team was anyone playing Purdue! Most of all, Steve loved his family, his VFW family and his dog Denver.
Surviving along with his wife Trina, are: sons: Gavin [Destiny Crawford] Fulmer of Winamac and Cooper Fulmer at home; a brother Eugene Fulmer of Indianapolis; sister Cathy [Scott] Vollmer of Francesville; brother-in-law Dave Scott of Winamac; in-laws Wayne and Phyllis Crist of Winamac; sisters-in-law: Tasha [Parish] Foerg of Arizona, Tiffany [Steve] Davis of Indianapolis, and Tennille Calabrese of Winamac. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Kim Scott.
Visitation hours are 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 7, at the First Christian Church, Winamac, with funeral services beginning promptly at 3 p.m. Saturday at the church with Pastor Jeff Seger officiating. Burial will follow in McKinley Edition, Winamac Cemetery, with military honors by Winamac VFW Post 1728 and American Legion Post 71.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Glioblastoma Reasearch or Winamac VFW Post 1728. Visit www.familyandfriendsfh.com to sign the guestbook or leave a condolence.
(Pulaski County Journal – Dec. 4, 2019)