Katheryn S. Fox, a longtime resident of Albuquerque and Los Alamos, passed away Oct. 7, 2012 at the age of 98. Katheryn was born in Waldron, Ark. to Martin and Lela Self. She moved to Los Alamos to work at Los Alamos National Laboratory where she met Robert Fox. They were married in April of 1953.
Katheryn was preceded in death by her husband Robert; stepson William Fox, his wife Charlyne and their son Billie. Katheryn is survived by her grandson Martin (Doug) Fox and wife Linda of Los Alamos. and great-grandson John M.T. Fox of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
When Katheryn learned she was at Sombrillo Nursing Home in Los Alamos, she said, "It's been a long time. I'm glad I'm back." Now she is home with family and loved ones. A Celebration of her Life took place on Oct. 13, 2012 at Katheryn's favorite place, Paul's Monterey Inn. A Memorial Mass will be held 12:00 noon, Oct. 16, 2012 at the Rosario Chapel, Rosario Cemetery at Paseo De Peralta and Guadalupe in Santa Fe. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to
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