McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

April 4, 2013

Ed Cullen Sr.


Submitted report

McALESTER — Ed Cullen Sr., 73, of Fort Smith, Ark., died Monday, April 1, 2013, in Fort Smith.

Family will greet friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Fentress Mortuary Chapel. Burial will be at Oak Cemetery in Fort Smith. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Fentress Mortuary of

Fort Smith.

Born Apr. 2, 1939, in Fort Smith, he was the son of John and Audra Coleman Cullen. He was a retired paper salesman for Xpedx Corporation. He served in the Arkansas Army National Guard.

He was a member of St. Boniface Catholic Church, Elk’s Lodge in McAlester, UCT and the National Rifle Association.

He was a 1957 graduate of St. Anne’s High School.

Survivors include his wife Ann, of the home; two sons, Ed Cullen Jr. and his wife, Tonya, Lantana, Texas, and Mike Cullen and his wife, Shelley, St. Charles, Mo.; a sister, Nancy Ray Muncy, Grove City, Ohio; a brother, John Cullen and his wife, Ginna, Louisa, Va.; 13 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 3291 South Thompson, Suite D104, Springdale, AR, 72764, or American Heart Association, Sebastian County Heart Unit, P.O. Box 1274, Fort Smith, AR, 72902.