Gerald Frederick Fox


Gerald Frederick

Gerald Frederick Fox, 82, passed away peacefully after a long battle with cancer on September 25, 2012, surrounded by family at his home in Humble, TX.

He was born in Michigan and attended Howe Military School where he was Platoon Leader. He graduated from The University of Michigan in 1952 with a degree in engineering and was a member of the Theta Xi fraternity.

He proudly served his country as a Captain in the Korean War. After returning home, he worked for the Dana Corporation in both sales and engineering. He was active as a 32nd degree Mason. "Jerry" enjoyed cooking, golf, entertaining his friends, "ham radio" net, and U of M Football.

He was a man of great faith, a supportive father, and a loving husband to Nancy (Fisher) Fox for 58 years who preceded him in death September 2010. He is survived by three daughters, Susan (Richard) Hardy, Deborah (William) Ellis, Elizabeth (Thomas) Lingo, and 8 grandchildren.

Services will be private.

Published in Toledo Blade on Oct. 28, 2012