Shirley Ann Fox
69, of Akron, Ohio, passed away on April 10th in her home, surrounded by loved ones. She was born Jan. 4th, 1952 and grew up in Alliance, Ohio where she attended Marlington High School. She spent a large portion of her childhood in the Fairmont Children's Home after losing her mother at a young age. Shirley was an avid animal lover and was very artistic. She was an administrator of several FB groups and ran a page for the Fairmont Children's Home to reconnect previous residents and their families. She greatly enjoyed her part time job at Circle K, speaking highly of her coworkers and regular customers.
Shirley is survived by the love of her life, her husband, Charlie; her daughters, Laura Gaetano and Jennifer (Martin) Wolford; her stepsons, Kevin Fox, Toby Fox, and Lance Fox; her granddaughters, Nastasia Clarke and Laillah Falconbery, and her great-grandson, Santana Law.
A private celebration of life will be held on May 21st to honor Shirley's memory. In lieu of flowers the family asks that you make a donation to the ASPCA in Shirley's name.
Published in The Repository on Apr. 21, 2021.