Harold Wayne Fugate (Hal) passed on March 21, 2017 of natural causes. He was born April 21, 1937 in Oologah, Oklahoma to Sheldon & Mary Fugate. He was a 47 year resident of Escondido.
Mr. Fugate grew up in Gardena. He worked for NCR in Gardena and Rancho Bernardo for 34 years. His early hobbies included a host of activities including archery (he won or placed in several tournaments) and golf.
Mr. Fugate leaves behind his loving wife of 47 years Marie Elena (Dolly) Fugate; brother Johnny Fugate; sisters-in-law Lee Maglietto, Sammy Halsey and brother-in-law Angelo Sanfilippo. Other survivors include his children Dwayne Fugate, Jack Lane (Sandy) Nanette Lane, Jeff Lane (Dorthy), John Lane (Susie) Dean Fugate. He was preceded in death by his parents Sheldon and Mary Fugate, brothers Billy Dean, Jeral and sister Wilma.
His legacy is the love and care he showed his children, 18 Grandchildren, 11 Great grandchildren and numerus nephews, nieces and daughters in- law. Mr. Fugate will be remembered for his great capacity to help others in need. He never turned anyone away at his door. He was a wonderful husband, brother, son, uncle, papa and dad to all. At his request, no service is planned but a celebration of life will be held at a later date.