Age 53. Died June 8, 2006. Beloved child of Genevieve and the late Fred Paxton. Loving wife of Michelle. Also leaves daughter Shannon; sisters Laurie and Mary; brothers David, Jeff, Fred, Peter, and John; and grandchildren Abby, Emily, Sara, and Jared Fox. Visitation Saturday 5-9 p.m. and Sunday 2-9 p.m. at Ford Funeral Home, 26560 Van Dyke (3 blocks S. of I-696). In state 10:30 a.m. Monday Drayton Avenue Presbyterian Church until 11 a.m. time of Service. Memorials to Transgender Detroit would be appreciated. 586-754-2464 for information.
Published in The Detroit News on Jun. 10, 2006.