Donald Jacob Stull, age 83, of The Colony at St. Paul's, Greenville, passed away early Friday, December 2, 2016 after a brief illness.
He is survived by his wife Margery (Wismer) whom he married on August 30, 1952. They were blessed with sixty-four years of marriage and four children.
He was born on November 5, 1933 to Herbert and Kathryn Stull in Lewistown, PA. He graduated from Lewistown High School in 1951, then earned his degree in Civil Engineering from Penn State University in 1955. He worked over thirty years for Chicago Bridge and Iron, first in Greenville, PA then in Houston, TX. He recruited many young engineers and served on several national boards related to manufacturing. He later returned to Greenvile as a plant engineer for Hodge Foundry before retiring.
He was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Greenville for more than sixty years, serving on church council and property committee. Don found great joy in his children and grandchildren. He taught them his work ethic, humility and love of the woods. His favorite saying to all was: “be well, do good work and keep in touch”. Survivor include his children: Donald Michael Stull (Victoria) of Tomball, TX, David Stull (Linda) of Erie, PA, Lauren Fredrickson (Lee) of Salem, OH, Andrew Stull (Catherine) of Johnson City, TN. He loved his ten grandchildren: Amanda, Ashley, Ryan, Donald, Austin, Steven, Taylor, Matthew, Paige, and Mark; as well as great-grandchildren: Hanna and Arthur. He is also survived by three brothers and two sisters: Herbert Stull, Larry Stull, Charles Stull (Maddie) and Delores McGowan all of Lewistown, PA and Karen Barber (Robert) of Lancaster, PA
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Jack and one infant sister, Lena.
A memorial service will be held at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Greeville at 11:30 AM on Friday, December 9, 2016 with a brief reception to follow. Memorials may be designated to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Endowment Fund, 1 Trinity Place, Greenville, PA 16125 or St. Paul's Endowment Fund, 339 E. Jamestown Rd. Greenville, PA 16125. All arrangements are under the direction of Loutzenhiser-Jordan Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc. 366-368 S. Main St. Greenville.