Luther “Luke” A. Fox, Jr., 71, of Fremont, OH passed away with his family by his side on Monday, September 4, 2017. He was born March 23, 1946 in Fremont, the son of Luther A. and Estella (Pressler) Fox, Sr.
Luke served in the Ohio Army National Guard. He owned and operated Fox Painting & Papering for fifty-three years and was co-owner of Shellukes Bar in Fremont. He enjoyed working on cars, traveling and spending time with family and friends. He loved the sun, wintering in Florida and was a University of Michigan fan.
Luke is survived by his wife of forty-seven years, Judy L. (Hoffman) Fox, Fremont, OH; sons, Craig (Stephanie) Fox, Belton, SC and Jeffery (Melissa) Fox, Fremont, OH; siblings, Marietta Yeager, Fremont, OH, Janet Kieffer, Kansas City, MO, Marjorie Walters, Fremont, OH, Charles Fox, Leigh Acres, FL and Tina Holland, Fremont, OH; grandchildren, Jordan, Brittany, Alexa, Jayden, Jacob, Olivia, Jenna, Bryson and Rylann Fox; great granddaughter, Sofia Fox.
He was preceded in death by his father, Luther Fox, Sr.; mother and step father, Estella and Walter Binkley and sister, Amy Bliss.
Visitation: Friday, September 8, 2017, from 2 – 7 pm at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E. State St, Fremont, OH.
Services will follow at 7:00 pm at the funeral home.
Memorials can be made to the Fremont V.F.W. Post #2947 or to the American Cancer Society.