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Wayne Eugene Fox


Wayne Eugene Fox
Wayne E. Fox of Harvey, York County, NB passed away February 24, 2018 at the Saint John Regional Hospital following a short illness. He was born in Fredericton, NB in 1945, a son of the late David and Maudie (Davidson) Fox. Wayne had served with the Canadian Armed Forces for several years before his retirement. He was a member of the Fredericton Branch 4, Royal Canadian Legion, Cherry Mountain Masonic Lodge #50 and was a Shriner.

He is survived by his wife, Edith A. Thorburn; daughters Krista Sibley (Mark) and Courtney Fisher (Alan); son Brent Fox (Cindy); sisters Jeannie Shepherd (Steve), Elaine Steeves (Al), Margaret Bawn (Bev) and Judy Roy (Kenny); a brother Wendell Fox (Vivian); a sister-in-law Sandy Fox; step-daughters Janet Robichaud (Ovila), Judy Sullivan (Troy) and Ellen Piercy (Joe); several grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Wayne was predeceased by a brother Robert Fox.

A visitation time was held at Swan Funeral Chapel, 1826 Route 3, Harvey Station, NB on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 followed by a service conducted by Keith Burgess. More than eighty Masons took part in a memorial service by Cherry Mountain Lodge 50. Tributes to Wayne were delivered by friend and neighbor John MacDonald, the Most Worshipful John A. Watson, Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of New Brunswick and Donald Demmings, Past Potentate of Luxor Shrine. The service closed with a Royal Canadian Legion tribute service conducted by McAdam Branch 7 President Andy Royer and Chaplain Bill McGillicuddy. A reception followed at Cherry Mountain Lodge, 8 Candlelight Lane, Harvey Station, NB

For those who wish to make a donation in memory of Wayne, the family has suggested Camp Goodtime.
Service Date
Tuesday, February 27, 2018