Ortho L. Fox, Jr. of Lima, died 3:33 p.m., Friday, July 5, 2013 at Lima Memorial Hospital. He was born January 8, 1935, in Lima, to Ortho L. and Norma B. Dankirt Fox, Sr.; both parents preceded him in death. On August 30, 1955 he married Jean C. Janeway, who survives in Lima.
Ortho was owner of Lima Motor Sales. He was a member of Cridersville United Methodist Church and of the F.O.P.A, Lima Chapter. He loved to travel with his wife, and was a collector of miniature cars, watches and knives.
He is survived by 3 Children Debbie (Ron) Reed of Lima, Ohio, Rick L. (Mardie) Fox of Whitelaw, Wisconsin, and Brenda (John Wortman) Fox of Lima, Ohio; 6 Grandchildren Ron (Brandy) Reed,Tricia Reed, Ricky (Heather) Fox, Khristina (Al) Hilty, Eddy Rader, Rebekah Rader and 4 Great Grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one sister Beverly Gonzales
The family will receive friends on Sunday, July7, at Bayliff and Son Funeral Home in Cridersville, from 2- 4 and 6 – 8 p.m.
Funeral services will begin at 11:00 a.m., Monday, July 8, at Cridersville United Methodist Church. Rev. Charles Martindell will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to Cridersville United Methodist Church.
Date: Sunday, July 7, 2013
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Date: Monday, July 8, 2013
Time: 11:00 am
Cridersville United Methodist Church
Address:105 Shawnee Road, Cridersville, OH, 45806