Dean L. Fulcer, Jr.
March 7, 1932 - July 31, 2022
3/7/1932 – 7/31/2022 A longtime resident of Federal Way, WA, Dean Llewellyn Fulcer Jr. died July 31, 2022 after a long illness. He entered the loving arms of Jesus and reunited with his wife of 51 years surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Wausau, WI March 7, 1932 and moved to Seabeck, WA along with his family when he was 15 years old. He attended Olympic College and the U.W. where he graduated with a degree in Electrical Engineering. After graduation, he worked 41 years at Boeing on various projects including the Minuteman missile, space shuttle satellite boosters, the AWACS and many others. He was a coach and umpire for little league baseball. He was a longtime scoutmaster and was awarded the highest award for an adult in scouting, the Silver Beaver. He loved the outdoors and fishing, taking every opportunity to drop a line in the water. Opening day of trout fishing was a family tradition. He was the master of Dad jokes, right up to the end cracking a joke with the hospital nurses. His year-end Christmas letters were epic. Dean is survived by his sons Dean III and Darren, daughter Kathy Goch, grandchildren Ashley Booth-Bayless, Michael Nitz, Amanda Fulcer, Joshua Fulcer, Morgan Nitz, and Annemarie Fulcer and great-grandchild Rhett Burton, his sister Jeanne Hurrell and brother Alan. He is preceded in death by his wife of 51 years, Helen in 2012, daughter Patty in 1994, sisters Marlene and Bev and brother Michael.