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The Honorable RICHARD K. FOX, JR.  

A former U.S. ambassador and retired Foreign Service officer, died in the company of his family on April 9. 2017. He was 91.
Ambassador Fox is survived by his three daughters: Jeanne Fox Alston, Jane Fox-Johnson and Helen Fields and by five grandchildren: Kenneth and Kevin Alston and Rachel, Charlene and Briana Fields.
A memorial service for him will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 11 a.m. at First Trinity Lutheran Church, 309 E Street, NW, Washington DC 20001. A burial service will be held at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

Published in The Washington Post on May 3, 2017
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