The Herald Bulletin

Afternoon Update

Obituaries

July 28, 2013

Raymond R. Fox

June 24, 1925 - July 24, 2013

PENDLETON -- Raymond R. Fox, 88, of Pendleton, passed away July 24, 2013, at Community Hospital Anderson, after a sudden illness.

He was born June 24, 1925, in Indianapolis, and lived in Anderson most all of his life.

He served in the Marines during World War II and later retired, in 1987, from Inland-Fisher Guide after 31 and one half years of employment.

Raymond was a member of UAW Local 663, Markleville Masonic Lodge 629, Scottish Rite Valley of Indianapolis, Murat Shrine of Indianapolis, Markleville Order of Eastern Star Chapter 363 and Wilkinson and Kennard Brotherhood-Sisterhood.

He is survived by his wife, Sondra S. Fox of Pendleton; son, Robert W. (Barbara) Fox of Anderson; daughters, Janice (Jack) Radford and Elaine (John) Gray, all of Pendleton; grandchildren, Michael Fox, Randy (Holly) Burchette, John A. (Ivy) Gray, Amber (Aaron) Wise, Kimberly (Nate) Daniel and Karen (Scott) Weaver; great-grandchildren, Kaila (Zach), Danashee, Logan, Colton, Jacob, Tasha, Brody, Bryce, Rylee, Kerrigan and Dawson; great-great grandchildren, Anthony, Aubrey and “Amelia on the way”; brother, Billy E. (Nancy) Fox; stepchildren, Roselyn Riall, Rita (Ron) Riall, Rhonda (Tony) Riall and Rodney (Nikki) Riall; stepgrandchildren; Joshua, Erica, Brandon, Dusty, Kody and Kiely; stepgreat- granddaughter, Scarlett; mother of his children, Gertrude Russell; and several nieces and nephew. Also surviving is his faithful dog “Daisy.”

Raymond was preceded in death by his father, Chris A. Fox; mother and stepfather, Mary A. and Joe Kosen; sister, Esther Anderson; and granddaughter, Shelley Burchette.

The family would like to express their gratitude to Dr. Chao Wen Lee and the staff of Community Hospital Anderson for their care of Raymond.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral Home, 515 E. 53rd St., Anderson, with Chaplain Angela Kay Turner officiating. Burial will take place at Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery, where military graveside rites will be conducted by VFW Post 266.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or Shriner’s Children Hospital.

Post online condolences at www.brownbutzdiedring.com or www.theheraldbulletin.com.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Obituaries: April 23

    Obituaries for Kevin Brown, Willard Buck, Michael Clarkson, William Day, Wilmore Jackson, Ruth Johnson, Ray Knox, Mary Lou Reedy and Darlene Turner are published in the Wednesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    April 23, 2014

  • Pending obituaries: April 23

    Pending obituaries as published in the Wednesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    April 23, 2014

  • Funerals: April 23 Funeral services and visitation hours as published in the Wednesday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    April 23, 2014

  • OBT - HB0423 - Brown,Kevin Kevin V. Brown Kevin Vincent Brown, 60, died April 20, 2014, at his home after an extended illness.

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wilmore Jennings Jackson Wilmore Jennings Jackson, 84, Anderson, died April 21, 2014, at Community Northview Care Center in Anderson after an extended illness.

    April 23, 2014

  • Mary Louise Reedy Mary Louise Reedy 84, resident of Maple Park Village, Westfield, died April 11, 2014.

    April 23, 2014

  • OBT - HB0423-Johnson,Ruth Ruth T. Johnson Ruth T. Johnson, 97, of Anderson, died on Thursday, April 17, 2014.

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT - HB0423 Buck,Willard Willard James Buck Willard James Buck, 95, of Anderson, died April 20, 2014, Easter Sunday, 2014.

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT - HB0423 - Day,William William J. Day William J. Day, 82, of Anderson, died April 21, 2014, at his residence in Anderson.

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT - HB0423 - Clarkson, Michael Michael 'Mike' Lee Clarkson Michael "Mike" Lee Clarkson, 68, died at his home on Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014.

    April 23, 2014 1 Photo

Obituary Policy
  • Obituary policy

    The Herald Bulletin publishes local basic obituaries, pending death notices and funeral service listings free of charge. Extended obituaries are offered for a fee. Call your funeral home or The Herald Bulletin at 640-4800 for more information.

    Anonymous The Herald Bulletin Mon, January 27
    1 Photo
More Resources from The Herald Bulletin
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide