Freda Emily Fuller, 90, a longtime resident of Scranton, died Saturday morning in the Jewish Home of Eastern Pennsylvania after an illness. She was the widow of Frederick J. Fuller, who died Feb. 22, 1996.
She was born in Bedford, England, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Emily E. Thody Dobson. She was a member of the British War Bride Club. Before meeting her husband and becoming a British war bride, she worked in England as a typist and stenographer for an engineering firm. She retired from Goldstar Manufacturing.
She loved traveling back to England to visit family and friends.
Surviving are two sons, Michael Glen Fuller and wife, Mary Ann, Clarks Summit, and David Fuller, Manassas, Va.; four grandchildren, Christine Gutekunst and husband, Jeffrey, Moscow; Elizabeth and Lindsey Fuller, both of Arlington, Va.; and Michael Fuller, Richmond, Va.; a great-granddaughter, Katie Gutekunst; a sister, Hazel Nicholls, Bedford; nieces and nephews.
She also was preceded in death by her brother-in-law, Roy Nicholls.
The funeral will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. in the Miller Bean Funeral Home Inc., 436 Cedar Ave., Scranton. Interment will follow in Cathedral Cemetery, Scranton.
Friends may call Monday from 4 to 7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the
, 57 N. Franklin St., Suite 102, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701-1309. Go to www.millerbean fh.com
for additional information, directions or to submit an online condolence card.