Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
July 18, 2012 11:35 am EDT


MANSFIELD — Marianne Ruth Fulton, 85, of Mansfield passed away July 15, 2012.

She was born June 14, 1927, in Lancaster, Pa., the daughter of Howard and Mabel (Steffy) Steager.

In the early 1970s, she and Carl owned/operated the Fulton Inn restaurant in Lexington. A homemaker, Marianne dedicated her life to caring for her family.

She is survived by daughters, Suzanne (Ed) Adams of Bellville and Barbara Fulton of Mansfield; son, John H. (Belinda) Fulton of Lexington; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a brother, Howard Steager Jr. of Lebanon, Pa.

She was preceded in death by husband, Carl F. Fulton, whom she married Aug. 10, 1946.

Friends may call Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, Mansfield, where the funeral service will be held Friday at 1 p.m. Interment will be at a later date in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Pennsylvania.

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