The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

July 29, 2013

David William Fuller

Air Force veteran was United Airlines captain


---- — There are no services for David William Fuller, Hermitage, who passed away peacefully at 9:55 a.m. Sunday (7-28-13) in his home, surrounded by his family, after a brief illness. He was 75.

He was born Nov. 23, 1937, in Sharon to H. Raymond and Emma Jane (Roberts) Fuller.

He was a 1955 graduate of Sharon High School and then from Purdue University in 1957.

An Air Force veteran, Dave was a captain for United Airlines for 34 years. He was hired by United Airlines at the age of 22 and was very happy in his career to fly with the greatest group of gentlemen, ladies and superb pilots.

He was a member of the Airline Pilots Association and Retired United Pilots Association.

He enjoyed traveling with his family, friends and close companions.

He was very fortunate to have a wonderful circle of friends in Spain, where he frequently visited.

He is survived by two daughters, Deborah Fuller, Sharon; and Christine Simon and her husband Anthony, Boardman, Ohio; two sons, David Fuller Jr., Erie; and Jeff Fuller and his wife Linda, Sharpsville; a sister, Katherine Bowman, Howland, Ohio; and four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Hospice of Sharon Regional Health System.


David William, 75, Hermitage.

Calling hours: None at his request. Friends may sign the guest book at

Service: None.

Burial: Cremation will be held.

Arrangements by JOHN FLYNN FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, Inc., 2630 East State Street, Hermitage.