Accident claims the life of Joan Fuller, wife of Peter Fuller


A memorial service in honor of the life of Joan Benner Fuller will be held:

Sunday, November 13, 2011
1:30 PM
Zoellner Arts Center
420 East Packer Ave
Bethlehem, PA 18015

Open to the public.

(A private service for the family will be held in the future when Peter Fuller may attend.)

Peter Fuller (Hall of Fame inductee C.T. “Tom” Fuller’s son) and his wife Joan (Benner) Fuller, 63, were involved in a tragic car accident in San Simeon, California on October 10.  Joan was killed and Peter is recovering, but remains in a coma.

In addition to her mother and husband of 38 years, Joan is survived by her beloved children, Nicole Alexandra of Santa Barbara, Zachary Peter of Bethlehem, and Jeremiah Young of Miami; her sister Carol Barnes of Murrieta; two nieces, a nephew, several great nieces and nephews, aunts and cousins. Joan’s father passed away before her.

Donations in her memory may be made to the SOTA Print Fund, care of the Allentown Art Museum, 31 North 5th Street, Allentown, PA 18101;  Embrace Your Dreams 424 Center Street, Suite 300, Bethlehem, PA 18018; or Communities in Schools of the Lehigh Valley, PO Box 722, Allentown, PA 18105.

To follow Peter’s recovery process or leave a message go to and visit Joanfuller sight.  Our condolences go out to Peter and to the Fuller family.

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