Mr. Lurty B. Dull of Millsboro, DE and formerly of Berkeley Springs, Wv and Annapolis, MD passed away in the care of his family and Delaware Hospice. He was 95 years old.
Lurty was born in Annapolis, MD to the late Lurty Brown Dull and Gertrude Alice Shaw Dull. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by two sisters Rhoda and Charlotte and a great grandson Josh.
He retired from Anne Arundel County, MD where he worked as a police officer for approximately 20 years. After retirement he was employed by the Mellon Estate. He was a member of the Elks and VFW Post 28 in Millsboro, DE. In his spare time, Lurty enjoyed fishing, making wine, and deer hunting and was known to be the life of the party. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and friends who will be dearly missed.
Lurty is survived by his wife of 58 years, Kathleen Dull of Millsboro, DE; two daughters Judith Carter of Pocomoke, MD and Susan Bragg of Millsboro, DE. He also leaves behind five grandchildren: Renee, Kathleen, Fred, Sherry, and Lindsey as well as five great grandchildren. Lurty also had a special friend Jim Riffle and special neighbors Mike and Bonnie Mitchell.
Inurnment with military honors will be held at 2:00 PM on December 22, 2021, at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations to the Millsboro Fire Company, PO Box 83, Dagsboro, DE 19966.
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