Mr. Imon Frank Fox of Cabool, Missouri, passed from this life on February 24, 2010 at Kabul Nursing Home at the age of 86 years, 11 months and 16 days.
He was born on March 8, 1923, the son of Frank and Lena (Volz) Fox.
Imon was united in marriage to Norma Louella Strome on February 17, 1942, and to this union four sons were born.
He served his country in the U.S. Navy from 1944-1946 in the Pacific Theater of Operations. After returning from service, Imon began his career as a truck driver. He retired from Mid-America Dairymen in 1984.
Imon was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Mary Brett; and two grandchildren, Terry Fox and Sarah Fox.
He is survived by his wife, Louella; four sons, Dale Fox and wife Dee of Cabool, David Fox and wife Jane of Springfield, Missouri, Danny Fox and wife Debra of Cabool, and Darren Fox and wife Patty of Mtn. Grove, Missouri; six grandchildren, Troy Fox, Amy Wasson, Shayna Peery, Reagan Fox, Danielle Fox and Whitney Fox; eleven great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and many wonderful friends and neighbors who will mourn his passing.
Military graveside services were on Saturday, February 27, 2010, at Cabool Cemetery with Larry Shelley officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool.