Austin G. Fox, 98, of Sandusky, passed away Monday evening, July 14, 2008, in Firelands Regional Medical Center.
He was born March 29, 1910, in Norwalk. He was employed with Industrial Nut Corp. of Sandusky for 43 years until his retirement in 1975. He was a member of Moose Lodge 238 in Bellevue, and AMVETS Post 17 and VFW Post 2529 in Sandusky.
Mr. Fox is survived by two daughters, Marlene (Clifford) Wilson of Monroeville and Barbara Chudy of Sandusky; a son, Eugene Fox of Sandusky; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; a brother, Tom Fox of Norwalk; and a brother-in-law, Robert (Mary) Yost.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen C. (Yost) Fox, in 2006; his parents, Alfred and Catherine (Meyer) Fox; and four sisters, Helen Gfell, Pauline Haines, Margaret Buckingham and Catherine Gates. There will be no services. Arrangements are entrusted to Groff Funeral Home, Sandusky.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, Northeast Ohio Affiliate, Inc., 1689 E. 115th St., Cleveland, OH 44106-3988; or the American Cancer Society, 10501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44106.
Condolences may be sent to grofffuneralhome.com.