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Charles R. Fox

Charles R. Fox, 86, residing in Huron, passed away Monday, January 25, 2016 at Stein Hospice Care Center after a brief illness.

Charlie was born on February 1, 1929 in Sandusky, OH to the late Thurman C. and Catherine M. (O'Neil) Fox.

He retired from U.S. Tsubaki "Union Chain" in 1998 after 38 years of service. Charlie was also a lifelong farmer. He was a member of New Life Church. In his spare time, he enjoyed farming, fishing, hunting and spending time with his family.

Charlie is survived by children, Linda Fox, Chuck (Kim) and Chad (Missy) Fox; 9 grandchildren, Shawn Thompson, Jill Weiland, DeAnna Fox, Charlie and Katie Fox, Cory and Kaylee Fox, Jordan and Haley Fox; 6 great-grandchildren; brother, Emery Fox and numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

In addition to his parents, Charlie is preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Lillian Fox in 2007; daughters, Diane and Crystal; siblings, William, Dennis, Frank, Sherman, Marquerite, Dorothy, Alice, Gert, Mary and a sister in infancy.

Friends may call on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 from 2:00 - 4:00 pm and 6:00 - 8:00 pm at New Life Church, 6511 Milan Rd., Sandusky. Friends may also call at the church on Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 10:00 am until the time of funeral services at 11:00 am. Pastor John Adams will officiate. Entombment will follow in Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron. Groff Funeral Homes & Crematory is assisting the family with arrangements.

Those wishing to contribute to Charlie's memory may do so to Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.

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