Milton A. Culver
March 28, 2006
Milton A. Culver, 86, formerly of 71 Highview Drive and Devonshire Estates, died Tuesday at Mount Greylock Extended Care Facility, where he had been a resident since December 2005.
Born in Pittsfield on Nov. 18, 1919, son of Myron H. and Florance M. Elliott Culver, he was a 1939 graduate of Pittsfield High School and had attended Berkshire Business College.
Mr. Culver served in the US Army during World War II.
He was employed at General Electric as a machine operator in the Bushing Division for 41 years, retiring in 1981, and was employed as the sexton at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church for 12 years.
He was a member of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church.
He was a member of the Mystic Lodge Free & Accepted Masons and a member of the Scottish Rite, and a former past master of the Lodge.
He was a past president of the GE Pensioners Quarter Century Club, and a constitution committee member when he was with Local 255 AFL-CIO.
He leaves a son, John Culver of West Stockbridge; two daughters, Susan Magoon of Hinsdale and Nancy Culver of Anchorage, Alaska; three grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
FUNERAL NOTICE -- A memorial service for Mr. Milton A. Culver, who died Tuesday, March 28, 2006, will be held Saturday, April 1, at 10 a.m. at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church with Canon Hannah Anderson, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be at a later date in the Cemetery of the Evergreens in New Lebanon, N.Y. There will be no calling hours. He leaves a daughter-in-law, Judith Culver; his grandchildren, Shana Mathes of Anchorage, Alaska, and Jessica and Jillian Culver of West Stockbridge, and his great-grandchildren, James and Emily Rose Mathes of Anchorage, Alaska.
Donations in his memory may be made to HospiceCare in The Berkshires in care of WELLINGTON FUNERAL HOME, 220 East St., Pittsfield, MA 01201.