Carl J. Fox, Sr.

Carl J. Fox, Sr., Scranton, passed away Friday, February 7th. His loving wife of 61 years is the former Nicole Streznetcky.

Born 1941 in Scranton, he was the son of the late George and Edna Rosser Fox. He also was preceded in death by his sister Anna.

Prior to retirement he had been employed by Roadway Express and was a member of Teamsters Local 229. Carl was an avid NHRA fan and even raced himself at Pocono Drag Lodge. Driving his corvettes, collecting die cast cars and walking Lake Scranton were a few of his favorite hobbies. Carl especially loved story-telling, reminiscing and spending time with family and friends. Carl will always be remembered as a loyal and caring man.

Surviving is his daughter Denise Van Wert and husband, Mark of Langhorne, PA; sons Carl J. Fox Jr and wife Kim of Clarks Summit, and William J. Fox and wife, Auralee  of Old Forge; a brother, William Fox and wife, Kathy of Tunkannock; 6 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, February 29th at Mary Mother of God at Holy Rosary 316 William Street, Scranton at 9AM.


  1. Sally Hoover

    Dear Carl,
    I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your Dad. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  2. Gail Zackoski

    Nickie I am so sorry for your loss of your soul mate. Much love to you and your family.
    Rich & Gail Zackoski

  3. Lori Wolk-Ettinger

    Dear Mrs. Fox and Family, I am so sorry to hear about Mr. Fox passing. I am so very sad . I will never forget him .My Heart and thoughts are with you and the family.

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