M. Kathleen Fox, age 94 of Hilliard and formerly of Celina, passed away on Wednesday, February 23, 2022 at Riverside Hospital in Columbus. She was born on August 10, 1927 in Middleport, P.A., to the late John L. and Susan (Horn) Shields. On September 22, 1952, she married Donald R. Fox, who passed away on October 24, 2014. She is survived by her children Sue (Bob) Grubaugh of Celina, Becky (Mike) Dickman of Hilliard, Kathy (Steve) Wipper of Hilliard, Jane Fox of Dublin, six grandchildren Katie (Craig) Szymczak, Jenny (Jarrett) Flynn, Rob (Karaline) Grubaugh, Brian (Morgan) Dickman, Elizabeth Wipper, Meredith Wipper, and six great-grandchildren Scott and Leigha Szymczak, Rowan Grubaugh, Harper and Mason Flynn, and Palmer Dickman.
Kathleen was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brothers Paul, Lester, John, Lawrence, Eugene, Robert and her sister Elizabeth Shields.
She graduated from Tamaqua High School in 1945 and graduated from Temple University School of Nursing. She was formerly a nurse at Temple University Hospital and Christ Hospital in Cincinnati. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Kathleen was a member of Grand Lake United Methodist Church in Celina and a member of the United Methodist Women Society.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Monday, February 28, 2022 at the Grand Lake United Methodist Church in Celina, with Pastor Diane Mendelson officiating. Burial will follow in North Grove Cemetery in Celina. Friends may call from 2:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M. on Sunday, February 27, 2022 at the Lehman-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina and an hour before service at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Grand Lake United Methodist Church 119 E. Fulton St. Celina, OH 45822. Condolences may be shared with the Fox family on-line at LehmanDzendzelFH.com.
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Grand Lake United Methodist Church
119 E. Fulton St., Celina OH 45822