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Frank C. Fulton, 88

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Frank C. Fulton, 88, of Red Wing, died Jan. 30, at St. Brigid's at Hi-Park.

He was born Feb. 10, 1925, in Orion Township on a farm in Chatfield, to Frank and Nellie (Oliver) Fulton. He attended rural school in Chatfield. In 1942, he enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in the Aleutian Islands with the 11th Air Force. Later, he served with the 503rd Airborne parachute regular combat team in the Pacific where he received two Bronze Service Stars and the Combat Infantry Badge. He served with the 11th Airborne in the occupation of Japan, then with the 82nd Airborne at Fort Bragg, N.C. where he was honorably discharged from the hospital in 1947.

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On June 5, 1947, he married Miohne Mae Carlson in Red Wing. He worked for Carlson Grocery, Northwestern Bell Telephone and ATT. He was a member of the VFW and the DAV.

He is survived by his wife, Miohne; and son, Dennis (Ruth) Fulton.

He was preceded in death by his parents; five sisters; and four brothers.

Burial will be at 1:45 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

Memorials are preferred to the American Heart Association.

Arrangements with the Mahn Family Funeral Home, Bodelson-Mahn Chapel.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mahnfamilyfuneralhome.com.

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