POQUOSON - Stephen Alan Fox, 67, passed away on December 24, 2013. Born in Newport News to the late Erwin A. and Katherine J. Fox on September 15, 1946, Steve was a longtime resident of Poquoson. He graduated from Ferguson High School in 1965 and joined the U. S. Navy, serving aboard the submarines USS Amberjack (SS-522) and USS Clamagore (SS-343) as an MM2. Following his naval service he graduated from the Newport News Shipbuilding Apprentice School in 1974. At NNS he rose to the position of Senior Dockmaster before retiring in 2001. In retirement he enjoyed boating, fishing, and gardening. Steve was predeceased by his beloved wife Patricia in 2009. He is survived by his sons Daniel Hines of Hampton, Michael and Nathan Hines of Virginia Beach; stepdaughters Karen Garner of Springfield, TN, and Traci Gaines of Burkett, TX; his brothers William Fox of Williamsburg and Sidney Fox of Suffolk, and by seven grandchildren. Services will be private. Memorials may be made to the
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