Jerome F. “Jerry” Fox, age 74, passed away at his home in Cable, WI, on Tuesday, May 29, 2012. He was born on October 6, 1937 in Burlington, WI, the son of Joseph & Evelyn (Meyers) Fox.
Jerome graduated from Salem Central High School in 1955 and was a lineman for General Telephone Co., which is now Verizon, for 36 years. He retired in 1994 and moved to Cable, Wisconsin soon after. He loved the North Woods, his two dogs and hunting and fishing.
He is survived by his wife, Loretta Fox, Melbourne, Florida, his son and daughter-in-law, Jon and Kathy Fox, Salem, Wisconsin, a grandson, Ryan Fox, Salem, WI, a granddaughter, Capri Foleno, Melbourne, Florida, a brother, Thomas Fox, a nephew, Joe Fox and a niece, Jessica Fox.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his daughter, Lisa Fox Foleno.
There will be no visitation or funeral service held. Jerome wished to be cremated. The Roberts Funeral Home in Ashland is assisting the family with arrangements. To view this obituary online, sign the guestbook or express online condolences, visit us at www.bratleyfamilyfuneralhomes.com.