Lois Kathryn <I>Newhouser</I> Fox

Photo added by Kathy Burr

Lois Kathryn Newhouser Fox

  • Birth 12 Jul 1914 Loup City, Sherman County, Nebraska, USA
  • Death 7 Apr 2011 North Bend, Dodge County, Nebraska, USA
  • Burial Litchfield, Sherman County, Nebraska, USA
  • Plot Sec 7 Row 3
  • Memorial ID 52382723

Married 1935

Deane Laverne (1936 NE-1994 OK)

Jeanne Kathryn m. Gary McCord; living PA in 2011

Carlene Marie m. Richard Myers; living NE in 2011
Lois Kathryn Fox, 96, of North Bend (formerly of Lincoln and Litchfield) died April 7, 2011 at Birchwood Manor in North Bend.
Lois Kathryn Fox was born July 12, 1914 in Loup City to Elizabeth and Adolph Newhouser.  She was the 6th of 11 children.  She attended high school and business school in Chicago.  After graduation she returned to Nebraska and worked at the courthouse in Loup City.
She married Carl Fox in 1935.  They lived in Litchfield where they owned and operated a Phillips 66 service station.
She was involved in the Methodist Church, Rebecca Lodge, Eastern Star and the Litchfield Lads and Lassies 4-H Club.
In 1964, they moved to Lincoln where she kept busy caring for young children in her home, tending her vegetable gardens and countless varieties of flowers.  She also found pleasure in baking, canning, crafts and collecting angels and dolls.
She was a member of the Havelock United Methodist Church and Columbia Chapter 275 Eastern Star.
She moved to Birchwood Manor in North Bend in May 2008.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son Deane, one sister and eight brothers.
Survivors include: daughter-in-law, Carolyn Fox of Lincoln, daughters and sons-in-law, Jeanne and Gary McCord of Boyertown, Penna. and Carlene and Richard Myers of Morse Bluff, five grandchildren, seven great grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren, a sister, Jean Petzold of Calif. and many nieces and nephews.

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  • Maintained by: Kathy Burr
  • Originally Created by: Deb
  • Added: 14 May 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 52382723
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lois Kathryn Newhouser Fox (12 Jul 1914–7 Apr 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 52382723, citing Litchfield Cemetery, Litchfield, Sherman County, Nebraska, USA ; Maintained by Kathy Burr (contributor 47226369) .