Our loving husband, father, son, brother, uncle, and friend, Keith Patrick Fullenkamp, age 37, of South Weber, Utah passed away on Tuesday, September 24 in a traffic accident in Wyoming on his way home from an elk hunt in Colorado.
Keith was born August 10, 1976 to David J and Marita B. Fullenkamp of St. Henry, Ohio.
The oldest of four siblings.
He was born and raised in St. Henry Ohio and graduated from St. Henry High School in 1995.
Keith then attended Ohio State University where he graduated with a degree in Wildlife Management.
He obtained a Master's Degree from Weber State University in Criminal Justice.
K eith 's dream since he was a child was to move out west and become a Conservation Officer.
In August of 2003, he packed up his belongings and headed out west to do just that in Salmon, Idaho.
In February of 2004, he met his future wife, Tanna.
They were married July 8th, 2006 in Northfork, Idaho and resided in Clearfield, Utah where Keith was employed with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources.
After moving around the State, Keith took a position as Sergeant in the Northern Region where they resided in South Weber, Utah.
Keith loved the outdoors and had a passion for wildlife.
He enjoyed teaching youth conservation and how to hunt.
He is survived by his wife Tanna Fullenkamp, son Jake Talon Fullenkamp of South Weber, UT, parents David J. and Marita B. Fullenkamp of St.
Henry Ohio, siblings Shannon Hemmelgarn (Chad), Jill Gross (Mike) all of Columbus Ohio. Beth Wolf (Luke) of Coldwater, Ohio. Nieces and Nephews, Emerson,Harper, Ben (Hemmelgarn), Aiden, (Gross) Amelia and Avery (Wolf). Mother-in-law Cindy Chance (James) of Salmon Idaho, Father-in-law Mike Ernest (Cami) of Salmon Idaho. Siblings Cami Beedie (Brian) of Great Falls, Montana, Holly Gittleson (CJ) of Williston, North Dakota, Emily Rowley (Michael) of Coeur D'Alene Idaho, and Katrina Ernest of Salmon Idaho. Nieces and nephews Brandon, Britton, Camree (Beedie), CJ, Misty (Gittleson), Brooklyn (Rowley), Alexa , Isabella (Ernest). He was preceded in death by maternal Grandparents John and Mary Ann Wermert, and paternal Grandparents Tiny and Ruby Fullenkamp.
Funeral Services will be held on Monday, September 30, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the Dee Events Center, 4400 Harrison Blvd. Ogden, Utah.
A visitation will be held on Sunday, September 29, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Leavitt's Mortuary, 836 36th Street, Ogden, Utah and on Monday from 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. at the Dee Events Center.
Cremation under the direction of Leavitt's Crematorium.
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