Alice M. Fox, 87, of Kewanna, IN passed away on Sunday, February 14, 2021 at Woodlawn Hospital in Rochester, IN. She was born on November 23, 1933 in Star City, IN to the late John and Ranna [Roberts] Murphy. She graduated from Star City High School. On September 1, 1951, Alice married Loran Fox. He passed away on May 3, 2005.
Alice worked as a server at the Curve Inn in Kewanna for many years. She and her husband Loran owned and operated the Baldwin Fruit Market and the Pizza Shed in Kewanna. Alice had also worked as a caregiver. Alice attended the Cross Church in Rochester, IN.
Alice enjoyed working in her flower garden . There were no plants that she could not save or grow. She loved watching and feeding birds. She also enjoyed eating out and finishing her meal with ice cream or a cold glass of wine. Alice also loved her lottery tickets, both giving them and scratching them off. She also enjoyed garage sales. More than anything Alice loved being with her family and friends. There was nothing that she wouldn’t do for them.
She is survived by:
Steve (Linda) Fox, LaPorte, IN Son
Lorna (John) Mollencupp, Culver, IN Daughter
Anita “Nead” (Bo) Klinefelter, Kewanna, IN Daughter
Steven (Brenda) Fox Jr Grandson
Leslie (Zack) Fontaine Granddaughter
Jennifer (Johnny) Sult Granddaughter
John (Lauren) Mollencupp Grandson
Shelly (John) Moore Granddaughter
Megan Carson Granddaughter
Verlin (Allison) Klinefelter Grandson
13 Great Grandchildren
Patsy (Cyril) Hahn, Winamac, IN Sister
Many Nieces and Nephews
Preceded in death by:
John and Ranna [Roberts] Murphy, Parents
Loran Fox, Husband
Marjorie A. Scheffer, Sister
Virginia Hardy, Sister
Dorothy Herr, Sister
Jean Sharp, Sister
A Celebration of Life service will be scheduled at a later date.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Parkinson’s Association or MS Society.
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