Jean Elaine Ludwig Fox, 81, a loving mother, grandmother and beloved friend to many, went to be with her Lord and Savior while surrounded by her family, on Friday (July 24, 2015).
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Born March 20, 1934, in Bradford, she was a daughter of the late Marion Ellsworth and Florence Adelaide Confer Ludwig.
Mrs. Fox was a 1952 graduate of Smethport High School and a 1955 graduate of the Bradford Hospital School of Nursing. She was employed by the Bradford Hospital, Bradford Nursing Pavilion and McKean County Visiting Nurse Association, where she served as director.
Jean was a Girl Scout Leader, a hospice volunteer, a volunteer for the Friendship Table, served on the board of directors as secretary and treasurer of the Allegheny Forest Ministries in Marshburg and a member of the Lafayette Township Action Committee.
For more than 50 years, she was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, where she taught Sunday School and served as deacon.
Surviving are four daughters, Robin Christine Pressler (Dale) Campbell, Pamela Sue Monroe (Gary) Strock, Tamara Lynn Monroe and Christeanna Monroe (Joe) Cucuzza; two stepchildren, Karol L. Fox Miles and Gregory P. Fox; one sister, Barbara (Norm) Tanner; one brother, James L. (Susan) Ludwig; 10 grandchildren, Tanya Lynne Keech, Jennifer Jean (Matt) Reider, Rebecca Erin Strock (Lucian) Avadanei, Stefanie Marie Reitzel (Chris) Dennis, James Benjamin Strock, Aaron Mathew (Kammie) Cucuzza, Clayton Thomas Cucuzza, Michelle Elaine Cucuzza, Lisa Miles (John) and Christopher (Jennifer) Rensel; six great-grandchildren, Connor, Titus, Lily, Noah, Jacob and Isabella; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; three husbands, Russell William Pressler, Dorr "Ted" Hugh Monroe Jr. and Arthur Ernest "Mike" Fox; one daughter, Elaine Pressler; and one brother, Raymond Ludwig.
Family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday in the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc., 33 South Ave., Bradford, and again from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the First Presbyterian Church, with funeral and committal services to follow immediately with the Rev. Rob Klouw, co-pastor, officiating.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to the
or Chapel Ridge Activity Fund.
Online condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com.
Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc.
33 South Avenue
Bradford, PA 16701
Published in The Bradford Era from July 27 to Aug. 3, 2015