Obituary for Deanna J (McRoy) Fulton

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Deanna J (McRoy) Fulton

June 16, 1939 - June 14, 2015

Deanna J. (McRoy) Fulton, age 75, passed away peacefully Sunday evening, June 14, 2015 at Community Hospital South in Indianapolis. She was a resident of Morgantown.

Deanna was born in Indianapolis on June 16, 1939, to her parents, the late James L. and Deenie (Costelow) McRoy. She was a 1957 graduate of Arsenal Tech High School in Indianapolis. Deanna married Bernard L. "Bernie" Fulton on June 28, 1957 in Indianapolis. He loving survives after 57 years of marriage.

Deanna is also survived by her children: Joyce L. (John) Matthews of Franklin, Bernard L. Fulton of Morgantown, Deana Elaine O'Sullivan of Franklin, RaJean K. Vehling of Martinsville and LaDonna M. (Darrel) Rivenbark of Visalia, CA; siblings: Janet (Cleston) Brannam of Byrdstown, TN and Paul (Sharon) McRoy of Indianapolis; fourteen grandchildren and seven great grandchildren; and a special niece: Robin (Tony) Tschetter of Emeryville, CA.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and siblings: Mamie Danz, Mary Tschetter, Harold, Bob, Fred and Don McRoy.

Deanna retired in 2001 as a Private Home Health Care Nurse after 22 years of service. Prior to that, she worked as an O.B. Technician at Johnson Memorial Hospital for five years. Deanna was a member of the Light House Church in Morgantown and enjoyed traveling with her family. She visited Greece, Egypt and Israel along with many trips to Florida and cruises to Hawaii. Deanna also enjoyed gardening and was known for her cooking and baking.

The Rev. Mike Wagner will conduct a funeral service at 1 p.m. on Friday at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be at East Hill Cemetery in Morgantown.

Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Deanna to the Light House Church, "Memorial Fund" PO Box 334, Morgantown, IN 46160.

Expressions of caring and kindness can be made to the Fulton family at

Information: (812) 597-4670


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Born: June 16, 1939
Died: June 14, 2015

Condolences for Deanna Fulton

Lesa Sizemore posted on 1/1/00

I am so sorry about your Mom and Wife She always made me smile and always made everyone feel so special. Always a kind word for everyone. I will pray for peace and strength coming days.


Teresa Woods posted on 1/1/00

I'm so sorry for your loss. My thoughts & prayers are with your family.


julie zimmer posted on 1/1/00

Rest in peace


Lisa (Weddle) Alexander posted on 1/1/00

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for God's comfort.


Diane Nash Angel posted on 1/1/00

Dear Rajean, Deanna, Bernie, & Family, Please accept our deepest condolences on the death of your mother. Very Sincerely, Diane and Brian Nash


Lisa Alexander posted on 1/1/00

I am so sorry. Deanna was a special person who had an impact on all of those around her. She could calm a crying baby in no time. She could tell a story that had everyone around her listening intently. Our prayers are with you all.


Stephanie Walker posted on 1/1/00

I will miss your smile. I will miss your laughter. I will miss the way you lit up a room by just being in it. You leave your legacy to shine through your beautiful family. Because you loved each of them with every ounce of your being, they now shine like you. Thank you so much for being my friend and making me feel like family. I will continue to lift your family up in prayer. Till we meet again.