Theo Mae “Sue” Fulton passed away peacefully at her home in Marissa, IL on Friday September 10, 2021.
Theo was born in Marissa, IL on February 4, 1935 to Theodore and Katherine (Feurer) Laumbattus. She married Leland Fulton of Tilden, IL on July 17, 1953. She was a 1953 graduate of Marissa High School and a lifelong resident of Marissa. Theo was a homemaker who enjoyed cooking, sewing and reading. She loved visiting with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers – Ralph (Madeline) Laumbattus, Harley (Bernie) Laumbattus, Fred (Betty) Laumbattus, James Laumbattus and one sister – Minnie Ann “Sally” (Charles) Fitch.
Survivors include her husband – Leland Fulton of Marissa, IL, son – Roger (Debby) Fulton of Highland, IL, daughter – Lee Ann (John) Cheung of Aledo, TX, grandchildren – Ryan (Kim) Fulton, Drew (Kim) Fulton and Kelly Fulton of Highland, IL, Daniel Cheung of Eugene, OR and Caroline Cheung of Aledo, TX, great-grandchildren – Emmett, Nolan, Miles and Stella Fulton of Highland, IL. She is also survived by her brother – Emmett (Winona “Billie”) Laumbattus of Marissa, IL, sister-in-law – Martha Laumbattus of New Athens, IL and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials can be made to the First United Methodist Church of Marissa , IL or the Hill Prairie Cemetery Association.
No visitation times are scheduled.
Graveside servicew will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday September 15, 2021 at Hill Prairie Cemetery, Sparta, IL behind the World Shooting Complex with Pastor Cody Battefeld officiating.
Directions: From Rt. 4, take Co. Rd 18 towards The World Shooting Complex. Go 1/2 mile and turn LEFT into the Complex entrance gates onto Cardinal Rd. Go approximately 1.6 miles and turn LEFT onto Hill Prairie Rd. just past this sign reading: “Banks 8-9 / Massasauga Campground A”.
From there go .3 miles to the cemetery on the left.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL is in charge of arrangements.