Roy Fulton Couden, Jr.
January 25, 1949 - February 18, 2020
Roy Fulton Couden, Jr., age 71, of Newark, DE, passed away on Tuesday, February 18, 2020.
Born in West Chester, PA on January 25, 1949, he was a son of Josephine Mamie (Icenhour) Couden and the late Roy Fulton Couden, Sr. Following his honorable discharge from the U.S. Navy, Roy went to work for Chrysler dedicating 35 years of service.
In his spare time, he enjoyed riding motorcycles, building race cars, racing at Cecil County and riding his jet skis on the Chesapeake Bay. To keep his mind busy, he enjoyed doing word puzzles.
Roy is survived by his son, Matthew Couden; siblings, Catherine Peyton, Patricia Couden, Connie Couden and William Couden; and 4 nephews.
A committal service will be held at 10 am on Thursday, February 27, 2020, in the chapel of Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Roy’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.