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Neil R. Fox

Neil R. Fox, age 71, of Lewisburg, OH passed away Sunday, March 24, 2019 at the Greenbriar Nursing Center in Eaton. He was born October 11, 1947 in Dayton, OH to the late Roy L. and Margaret (Ross) Fox. Neil was a 1965 graduate of Twin Valley High School; was a U.S. Air Force Veteran who served during the Vietnam War being stationed at Bien Hoa, Vietnam; he retired in 2015 from Parker-Hannifin Corporation in Brookville after 39 years of employment; and he enjoyed motorcycles, visiting Lake Tahoe and was an avid Ohio State Buckeyes fan. In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by his sisters Carolyn Harvey and Judy Burcham; and brother Tom Fox. He is survived by his sister Connie (Everett) Blankenship; brother Jim (Judy) Fox; sister Donna (Jim) Edsall; sister Brenda (John) Fox; uncle and aunt Don and Iris Ross; and numerous nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held at 1:30 pm on Monday, April 1, 2019 at Sugar Grove Cemetery in West Alexandria, OH with full military honors provided by the Preble County Honor Guard and U.S. Air Force. Girton Schmidt & Boucher Gard Funeral Home in Eaton is assisting with arrangements. Memorials may be sent to Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Avenue, Dayton, OH 45420. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.gsbfuneralhome.com.

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On behalf of Commodore Preble Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, I send our condolences on the loss of your family member Neil R. Fox, a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. Thank you for his service to our country.

Jane Morell Smith Mar 26 2019 12:00 AM

Neil was in my class in school and l am so sorry for your loss.

Rebecca Koeller Suggs Mar 25 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Neil Fox

Rebecca Koeller Suggs Mar 25 2019 12:00 AM

I fell in love with this man when he was a very little boy. He was so shy and it took a little time for him to warm up to me as I was new in the family and probably didn't know what to make of his new aunt. He had the bluest eyes. We share your loss. Aunt Iris and Uncle Donnie

Iris Ross Mar 25 2019 12:00 AM

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE!!!!! and i am so sorry for your loss. may he be with god in a better place.

Rose Tyboroski Mar 25 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Neil Fox

Rose Tyboroski Mar 25 2019 12:00 AM

Although Ive known you my whole life, its fair to say I know you better through your actions than your words. Thank you for your service, your sacrifice, and your devotion to your family. You leave behind a legacy to be admired. Rest In Peace Uncle Neil Go Bucks!!

Sherry Lavin Mar 25 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Neil Fox

Sherry Lavin Mar 25 2019 12:00 AM