Howard O. Fox, 87, of Perry Township passed away at home surrounded by his family on Tuesday, December 05, 2017. He was born November 6, 1930 in Barton, Ohio to the late Lawrence and Bernice Fox.
Howard proudly served in the U.S Army during the Korean Conflict. He retired from Heinemann Saw Company after 45 years of service. Howard was a member of Shepler Country Chapel Church and William McKinley Lodge # 431 F.&A.M. and volunteered for Community Hospice.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister, Dorothy Howell and brothers, Donald and Franklin Fox.
Howard was a real family man and will be dearly missed by his loving wife of 63 years, Delephine; children, Vicki (David) Indorf, Theresa Fox (Harper Zipay) and Jeffrey H. Fox; grandchildren, Joshua (Jessica) Indorf, Shawn Indorf, Jerod Indorf, Trisha (Steve) Drabek, Barry Booth, Lauren Fox, Catherine Fox and Shannon Fox; seven great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Shepler Country Chapel Church, 6109 Hudson Dr. SW Navarre, Ohio 44662 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am with services to follow at 11:30am with Rev. James Simone officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Hills Memory Gardens.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to Shepler Country Chapel Church, Community Hospice, 4912 Higbee Ave. NW #100 Canton, Ohio 44718 and Stark Wayne Meals on Wheels 2363 Nave Rd. SE Massillon, Ohio 44646.
The family invites you to visit www.reedfuneralhome.com to sign the online guestbook.