Douglas J.

Douglas J. "Doug" Fuller

Douglas James Fuller, 71, of Albion, passed away Monday, April 4, 2022 at St. Vincent Hospital following a sudden and brief illness. He was born November 20, 1950 in Conneaut, OH, a son of the late William “Walter” and Lucy (Merritt) Fuller. He graduated from Northwestern High School Class of 1968 and New Castle Business College prior to joining the US Army. Doug married Marilyn Mihalak on May 20, 1978 at St. Lawrence Church. They shared 43 “wonderful” years raising their family and working together. Doug owned and operated Fuller Home Furnishings in Albion and Fuller Custodial Services (FCS) prior to his retirement. Doug was very active in the local community, serving on Albion Boro Council, Water and Sewer Authority, Chamber of Commerce, Saint Lawrence Parish Council, Love INC, and currently a board member for the Northwestern Community Educational Foundation. Doug enjoyed spending summer evenings visiting on the front porch and was a talented wood-worker building custom cabinetry and he shared his building talents with his sons. He is survived by his wife Marilyn, sons Eric, daughter-in-law Ashley, and Matthew, a brother, Daniel Fuller (Sandra) of California, only surviving uncle, George Fuller, sister-in-law, Sue Mihalak, brother-in-law, Tom Mihalak (Carol), and many cousins, nieces and nephews. Calling hours will be held at the Mattera Funeral Home, 188 East State Street, Albion, on Friday from 3pm – 7pm. A prayer service will be held at the funeral home Saturday morning at 10am followed by a Funeral Mass at 11am at St. Lawrence Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Albion Cemetery. Memorials may be made in honor of Doug to the Northwestern Community Educational Foundation, 100 Harthan Way, Albion, PA 16401. To light a memory candle or leave a condolence, please visit


Left by  “Bonnie Schlaufman (Onachila) ” on 04/20/2022

Marilyn, Tom and all family. Thinking of you at this difficult time. So sorry for your loss.

Left by  “Jack and Doreen Strait” on 04/20/2022

Many prayers for strength at this time. God is with you

Left by  “Ron and Karen Rudler” on 04/17/2022

To all the Fuller’s we are so sorry for your loss. May God keep all of you in the palm of his hand. Our prayers are with you!

Left by  “judi washington” on 04/15/2022

Marilyn & family --
so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you all at this time.

Left by  “Kristin Leone” on 04/11/2022

Marilyn, I heard of your husband’s passing today. My deepest condolences. I am praying for you and your family.

Left by  “Jim and Cathy Hudacky” on 04/08/2022

Marilyn and family, We are so sorry for your loss. May God comfort you all during this time. Love and prayers.

Left by  “Kim Corbin” on 04/08/2022

Marilyn and family, so sorry for your families loss ????Prayers to you and your boys at this difficult time.

Left by  “Phil Tanner” on 04/08/2022

My deepest sympathies.

Left by  “Linda and Rod (Flea) Copeland” on 04/07/2022

Marilyn, Family and Dan...our sincere condolences, Doug was a true gentleman when we saw each other on my visits to Albion.

Left by  “Cheryl Niedermeyer Krolczyk” on 04/07/2022

My thoughts and prayers are with you all!

Left by  “Stacia Dudas” on 04/07/2022

Deepest sympathy. Thoughts and prayers for you and your family.

Left by  “Jim and Nancy Mitchell” on 04/06/2022

The community loses another great person. May God bless you.

Left by  “The Sawin Family ” on 04/06/2022

We’re so very sorry for your loss. God bless you all and may he Rest In Peace.

Left by  “Larry and Mary Herl” on 04/06/2022

We always appreciated his kindness and sincere welcoming of us to the community. Love and prayers as he will be missed very much.

Left by  “Pete and Brigitte ” on 04/06/2022

We will always have fond memories with Doug starting with the years with the Albion Area Jaycees to the hilarious days we spent camping. But mostly the times spent on the front porch where we would sit and enjoy the warm summer nights. You will always be in our hearts Doug.

Left by  “Roger and Kris Copeland” on 04/06/2022

Our deepest sympathies and prayers

Left by  “Paul McCommons” on 04/06/2022

From junior high to my late twenties Doug and I could tell a few stories… In recent years we have visited at his “rest stand” at the fair. To his family my condolences and prayers.

Left by  “Judy Palmer” on 04/06/2022

So sorry for your loss. Prayers.

Left by  “Debbie and Jim Feldmiller” on 04/06/2022

Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

Left by  “Lynne and Skip” on 04/06/2022

We enjoyed many fine memories with the Fuller family over the years. Whether we were on the porch,out for breakfast, or doing an ice cream run, we will treasure the memories of our friendship. Doug will be missed.

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