|Birth: ||Jun. 21, 1923|
|Death: ||Mar. 24, 2003|
Parents: Wenzel and Mary (Beecroft) Fox.
Gene graduated from Glide High School in 1941.
He served in World War II in the U.S. Navy as a Aviation Mechanic and was honorably discharged.
He married Betty Truitt in Oakland, Oregon, on August 27, 1949.
Gene worked at Union Oil for 17 years before going to work for D. C. Co-op until his retirement in 1985. His passion in life was hunting, fishing and tending to his yard and garden and the house he built in 1964.
Gene passed away March 24, 2003, at home after a long illness.
He is survived by his wife, Betty; son, Gregory and his wife, Keene of Roseburg; daughter, Jennifer Wilson and husband, Marvin of Oakland; grandchildren, Sarah Wilson; Jacob Wilson; Ryan Fox; BraeLee Birtch and her husband, Josh; and great grandchildren, Sierra and Taylor Birtch of San Diego, California; also survived by a sister, Dorothy Smith and her husband, Les of Ocean Park, Washington, and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family would like to give a special thanks to Dr. Kumar, Dr. Lundh, Sharon and Debbie and Gambro Staff and Sue Mellor.
(Obit published in the Roseburg, OR "The News-Review" on March 26, 2003.)
Wenzel Fox (1888 - 1970)
Mary Jane Beecroft Fox (1899 - 1983)
Betty Truitt Fox (1924 - 2011)*
Cedar Hill Cemetery
Plot: Reportedly, there is no headstone.
Created by: J.D. Larimore
Record added: Dec 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82166536