March 4, 2013


NOV. 14, 1919 — MARCH 1, 2013

The Oskaloosa Herald

OSKALOOSA — Ann C. “Billie” Fuller, 93, of Oskaloosa, died Friday, March 1, 2013, at Crystal Heights Care Center in Oskaloosa.  She was born Nov. 14, 1919, at Minneapolis, Minnesota, the daughter of William and Lulu Roberts Reilly.  She graduated from the St. Louis Park High School, in St. Louis Park, Minnesota.  On April 2, 1948, Billie was united in marriage to William Fuller in Des Moines, and he died July 28, 1985.  Following their marriage they moved to Oskaloosa.  Billie worked as a bookkeeper for several business in Oskaloosa including, Art Burggraaf T.V. and Oskaloosa Glass and Millwork.  She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Oskaloosa.

Billie is survived by two nieces, Jane Hawkinson and Mary Ann Phalin; and a very close friend, Maurice A. (Gus) Baker of Oskaloosa.

Besides her husband, Billie was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Eugene O’Reilly and Edward Reilly; and a sister, Mary Jane Totino.

Mass of the Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, March 5, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. in the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Oskaloosa with Reverend Jeffry Belger officiating.  Burial will be in the St. Mary’s Cemetery in Oskaloosa.  The Bates Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.  Visitation will begin Monday after 11 a.m.  The Rosary, led by Gus Baker, will be recited Monday at 5 p.m. and visitation continues at the funeral chapel until 7 p.m.  Memorials may be made to St. Mary’s Catholic Church. 

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