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Obituary - June 16, 2011

Gerald Fox

Gerald Eugene Fox died June 13, 2011. He was 77.

Mr. Fox was born July 10, 1933 in Rapid City, S.D., to Guy R. and Mabel (Parsons) Fox. He was raised in Albany, Ore. and graduated from high school there.

He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean Conflict.

Mr. Fox worked in the fencing industry.

He married Freda M. Dudley in Corvallis on July 3, 1959. Mrs. Fox worked for many years in West Linn. The couple lived in various cities, including Salem, Oregon City, New Zealand and finally settled in Woodburn.

Mr. Fox was an avid golfer and a member of Senior Estates Golf Course and Country Club.

Survivors include his wife Freda of Woodburn, daughter Julie Hinkle of St. Helens, son Bradley Fox of Milwaukie, brother Kenneth Fox and sister Joan Nygren of Albany.

A graveside service will be held Friday at 11 a.m. at Willamette Memorial Park, 2640 Old Salem Road N.E., Albany, Ore., 97321-7329.