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Douglas F. Fox, 64, Royal Center, passed away at 12:55 p.m. Friday, March 24, 2017, at Woodbridge Health Campus in Logansport. Born Feb. 25, 1953, in Logansport, he was the son of the late William and Dorothy (Ringen) Fox. On Sept. 20, 1986, he married Nancy Ann Busch. She preceded him in death on Sept. 13, 2013.
He graduated from West Central High School in 1971 and Purdue University in 1975 with a bachelor's degree in Agricultural Systems Management.
Doug was a farmer who loved working with livestock and raising row crops. He worked in sales at Nichols Tillage Tools for over 30 years.
He was an avid Purdue fan and enjoyed watching sports and being outdoors. He especially loved spending time with his "little" girls.
Survivors include his children, Erica S. Field (Mark), Kewanna, Matthew D. Fox, Royal Center, Katy R. Fox (Cole Callaway), Brookston, and Ross W. Fox, Royal Center; grandchildren, Jadyn, Ali and McKenna Field of Kewanna; brothers, Ray Fox (Robin), Brownsburg, Rich Fox (Marcia), Edwardsburg, Michigan, and Ron Fox (Laura), Star City; and sister, Kay Allen (Don), Francesville.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m., Wednesday, March 29, 2017, All Saints Catholic Church with Father Dominic Petan officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, March 28 at Harrison-Metzger & Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel. Burial will be in St. James Salem Cemetery in Francesville.
Sign the online guest book or leave condolence for the Fox Family at www.ransfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Harrison-Metzger & Rans Funeral Home, Royal Center Chapel.
Published on March 26, 2017
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