Allen M. Fox

December 12, 1935 – January 1, 2019

Allen Morris Fox lived, loved, laughed, cussed, cried and then died on 5 Jan 2019 in Hyrum, UT from heart failure. He was the 13th (and last) child of Edwin John Fox & Edith Esther Moody born 12 Dec 1935 in Santa Maria, CA . He joined the Air Force at the age of 17 & at 18 was crew chief on a B-29. Ultimately he retired from the USAFR as a MSGT.

He married Sherryl O’Connor 9 Jan 1965 in Santa Maria, CA. After graduating from USU, he taught high school in Australia for 2 years. He then worked in the missile industry at Vandenberg AFB, Hill AFB & Francis E Warren AFB. He enjoyed every day of his 31 years of retirement.

Allen is survived by his wife, 4 children: Edwin (Chantel Nichols-deceased), James (Marcy Andreasen), Jason (Amy Lewis) and Eileen Hedelius (Rick); 16 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren and 1 sister, Rosemary Peck.

Graveside services will be held Tuesday, Jan 8, 2019, 2 p.m. in the Hyrum City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers: forgive someone, show love, be kind, and make a difference. Condolences and thoughts may be expressed to the family online at

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