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Gerald Eledigio Foxen
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Birth: Mar. 11, 1879
Los Alamos
Santa Barbara County
California, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 1962
Ventura
Ventura County
California, USA

Oxnard Press Courier December 20, 1962

Gerald E. Foxen

VENTURA Gerald E. Foxen, 83, of 166 East Barnett street died at a Ventura hospital Wednesday after a long illness.

Mr. Foxen was born March 11, 1879, in Foxen Canyon in Santa Barbara County. He was a grandson of William Benjamin Foxen, the pioneer credited with leading General Fremont over the San Marcos Pass to capture Santa Barbara and secure California for the United States.

Mr. Foxen was a carpenter and painter. He worked at the old Mission Church in Ventura for many years. He had lived in Ventura County since 1923.

He leaves his wife, Catherine, to whom he was married for 55 years; two sons, Joseph F., of Los Alamos in Santa Barbara County, and the Rev. Bertin Thomas Foxen, O.F.M., a Franciscan priest of Los Angeles; four daughters, Mrs. Cecelia Getman and Mrs. Margaret Umbro, both of Ojai, Mrs. Ida Taylor, and Mrs. Josephine Neville of Ventura and a brother Edmund, Santa Maria, and two sisters, Mrs. Annie McCartney, Santa Barbara and Mrs. Clara Johnson, Los Alamos and 11 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Solemn Requiem Mass will be offered at the San Buenaventura Mission at 11 a.m. Saturday by Father Foxen, his son. The rosary will be recited at the Joseph P. Reardon Funeral Chapel at 8 pm Friday. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Santa Barbara. 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Francisco Foxen (1852 - 1925)
  Adelaide Eula Botiller Foxen (1855 - 1933)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine S. McCartney Foxen (1880 - 1976)
 
 Children:
  Joseph Frances Foxen (1909 - 1985)*
  Margaret W. Foxen Umbro (1913 - 1999)*
  Thomas Anthony Foxen (1918 - 2000)*
  Josephine Edna Foxen Neville (1922 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara County
California, USA
 
Created by: Janice Klafehn
Record added: Feb 07, 2014
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Gerald Eledigio Foxen
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