Created on Friday, 04 January 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Andrew F. Fulkerson, 91, of rural Belle Center, went to be with the Lord 10:48 p.m. Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, at Lima Memorial Health System.
He was born near Huntsville on Oct. 2, 1921, a son of the late Phillip H. and Mary Jane Harrod Fulkerson.
On Feb. 14, 1944, he married the former Ruth Ellen Aiken and she passed away Feb. 10, 2009. He also was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Paul Alexander; two brothers, John and Charles Fulkerson; and two sisters, Sara Belle Youtsey and Mary Roby.
Survivors include a daughter, Dorothy J. Alexander of Belle Center; a grandson; and a foster grandson.
A lifelong farmer, he was a member of the United Presbyterian Church, Belle Center. He attended the Calvary Christian Fellowship in St. Marys and was a member of the Farm Bureau.
He enjoyed his pets.
Private services were conducted by Pastor James Sweigart at Huntsville Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Gideons International, P.O. Box 14080, Bellefontaine 43311; Calvary Christian Fellowship, 302 W. High St., St. Marys 45885; Billy Graham Evangelistic Assn., Billy Graham Parkway, Charlotte, NC 28201-0001; and A New Beginning Radio Program, c/o of Harvest: Greg Laurie, P.O. Box 4000, Riverside, CA 92514.
Arrangements were conducted by the Bayliff & Eley Funeral Home, Wapakoneta.