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Brent Fuller

January 9, 1948 — October 18, 2023

Brent Fuller

January 9, 1948 — October 18, 2023


Brent Fuller was born in Lowell, MA, on January 9th, 1948, to Irene and Harold Fuller. He spent his formative years in Lowell, MA, surrounded by his siblings and other beloved family members. Upon graduation from high school, he enlisted in the United States Air Force, which took him on assignment around the world. Upon honorable discharge, he attended University of Massachusetts Lowell before moving west to California. He earned his Associate's degree at El Camino College in Gardena, CA, and his Bachelor’s degree at California State University Dominguez Hills in Carson, CA.

After college, Brent embarked on a career trajectory which included positions as a financial controller, vice president of finance, professor, and department chair at the University of Phoenix, Orange Coast College and Vanguard University. After a long-esteemed career, he fully retired in 2017.

Brent was preceded in death by his parents, Irene and Harold Fuller; brothers, John Fuller and Harold Fuller; aunt, Clare Chalifoux; and bonus son, Clarence McCray. He leaves behind his wife, Ida McCray-Fuller; sisters, Eleanor Shirton, Clare Dowling, and Brenda Makiej; bonus daughters, Brenesser McCray, Demetria McCray, Antoinette McCray, and Vera Campbell; 10 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, and a host of in-laws, nieces, nephews and friends.

In lieu of floral arrangements, the family ask that you make donations to St. Jude Research Hospital (one of his favorite organizations) in his honor.

Link to St. Jude Research Hospital-

Arrangements are under the care of Forest Lawn, Cypress, CA.


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Funeral Service of Brent Fuller

Saturday, November 25, 2023

11:30am - 12:30 pm (Pacific time)

Forest Lawn - Cypress - Patriots Chapel

4471 Lincoln Ave, Cypress, CA 90630

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