Arnold John Fox, 76, of Bluemont, Virginia, died Thursday, February 10, 2011 in a local nursing home.
Mr. Fox was born May 14, 1934 in Portage Lake, Maine, the son of Alen L. and Myra Drake Fox.
He was a heavy equipment operator for the State of Maine.
He served in the U.S. Army Infantry Division during the Korean War.
He was a member of the Lions Club in Florida and the Easton Baptist Church in Easton, Maine.
Surviving is a daughter, Sandra Fox Nored of Lechon, CA; a son, Wayne F. Fox and his wife, Kim of Bluemont, VA; four sisters, Leatrice Nadeau of San Diego, CA, Novella Bourgoine of California, Carol Michaud of Presque Isle, ME and Judy Fox of Bangor, ME; a brother, Nelson Fox of Columbus, OH; two granddaughters, Nycole Fox-Formo and her husband, Jon of Lynchburg, VA and Crystal Fox of Bluemont, VA; and a great granddaughter, Xoe Formo of Lynchburg, VA.
A brother, Gary Fox preceded him in death.
A graveside service will be held at a later date in Maine.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Free Medical Clinic, (Memo Line) For Use of Diabetic Care, P. O. Box 44, Winchester, VA 22604.
Arrangements are being handled by the Enders & Shirley Funeral Home, Berryville, VA.
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