Gordon G. Fox

Gordon G. Fox, 59, of 28 Linden Ave., Jamestown, passed away peacefully Tuesday, July 16, 2013, in WCA Hospital, surrounded by his family and friends.

He was born Jan. 11, 1954, in Jamestown, the son of the late Edward J. and Louise Newton Fox.

Gordon was a graduate of Jamestown High School, and had worked at the former Crawford Furniture and earlier at Ethan Allen in Falconer. He was a member of the Busti Church of God, where he was active in the Awana program, Upward Basket-ball program, and the Lamplighters group.

Surviving are his two children: Richard Fox and Lisa Fox and two grandchildren: Jacob and Makaelee Anne Robbins, all of Jamestown. Gordon’s family wishes to thank his friends for all of their support, Larry and Holly Spontaneo, Charlie Klenke, Tim Oleshak, Pastor Roy Ferguson and Pastor Scott Smith.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Anita Jackson Fox, who died Dec. 13, 2009. They were married Dec. 30, 1976, and reunited July 16, 2013. Also preceding Gordon in death were his parents; a brother, Richard N. Fox; and a sister, Susan Fox.

The funeral service will be held at 7 p.m. Friday in the Lind Funeral Home. Pastor Roy Ferguson and Pastor Scott Smith of Busti Church of God, will officiate.

The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service Friday in the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the Busti Church of God, 996 Forest Ave. Ext., Jamestown, NY 14701.

You may light a candle in remembrance of Gordon at www.lindfuneralhome.com.