Albert J. Fox, 84, husband of Rose M. (Maguire) Fox of 58 years, of Pottstown, passed away on Friday, June 25th.
Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Francis and Grace (Gould) Fox.
Albert was a member of ST. Columbkill RC Church in Boyertown. During his college years, he rowed and ran cross country for LaSalle College. Albert also rowed for the Malta Boat Club. He was a WWII Navy Veteran and worked for the Philadelphia Asbestos Local 14.
Surviving with his wife is son Albert J. Fox, husband of Ellen J., of King of Prussia; daughter Bernadette Sheller, wife of Curt, of Pottstown; grandchildren
Amy C. Sheller and Jim Herman, Albert J. Fox III, Kelly C. Sheller-Thompson, wife of Travis, Timothy Blair, Carrie Thornton, wife of Jeremy, Katie Shook, wife of Chad; and great-grandsons T.J. Thompson, Justin & Joshua Thornton, and Sean & Gavin Shook.
Along with his parents, he is predeceased by his son Christopher J. Fox.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, 10:30AM at ST. Columbkill RC Church, 200 Indian Spring Road, Boyertown, with Fr. Martin F. Kern officiating. Burial will follow at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church Cemetery, Springfield. Visitation will be held on Tuesday from 9:30AM to 10:15AM at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Albert’s name to the Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, Ohio 45350-0301.