Mike Fox

November 13, 1947 - July 12, 2017
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Michael F. Fox age 69, of Lima passed away 12:20 p.m., Wednesday, July 12 at OSU Medical Center. He was born Nov. 13, 1947 in Lima to Maurice B. and Carolyn Brautigam Fox. Mrs. Fox survives in Lima. He married Cynthia K. Witham Jan. 24, 1970 and she survives in Lima.
Mike had worked for Hume Supply and showed Draft Horses in his younger years. He retired from Reichelderfer and Graham Lumber Company after 30 plus years of service. Most recently he worked with Myers Auction Service. Mike was a self made carpenter and avid woodworker. He restored wheel horse tractors and golfcarts. He loved being out in his workshop and did everything to perfection. Even cutting the lawn just to the right height.
Additional survivors include a daughter Janet Smith of Spencerville and a brother Neal (Kate) Fox of Hillsboro, NC.
The family will recieve friends 2-7 p.m., Sunday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. The funeral will be 11:00 a.m., Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in St. Matthew Cemetery, Cridersville.
Memorial contributions may be given to the charity of the donor’s choice

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Date: Sunday, July 16, 2017

Time: 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Inc.


311 West Main Street, Cridersville, OH, 45806

Service Information

Date: Monday, July 17, 2017

Time: 11:00 am

Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Inc.


311 West Main Street, Cridersville, OH, 45806


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Born: November 13, 1947
Died: July 12, 2017

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