Elizabeth Fox


Elizabeth Fox, age 75, formerly of Washington Street, Warwick, died on July 16, 2012 at Chestnut Terrace Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in East Providence.

Born in Providence, the daughter of the late Major Robert T. Fox, United States Army, and Mary (Gilgun) Fox, she lived in Warwick for most of her life. She was a 1955 graduate of Aldrich High School in Warwick and a 1959 graduate of Pembroke College (now Brown University). Ms. Fox was a teacher in the Providence Public Schools for 20 years. She was also employed in the credit department at the Outlet Co. for 30 years.

She is survived by several cousins, including her caregiver, former RI State Senator John J. Gilgun.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, July 20, at 10 a.m. in St. Francis of Assisi Church, 128 High Street, Wakefield. Burial will follow in St. Francis Cemetery. Visiting hours are omitted.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Home & Hospice Care of RI, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904. Arrangements by Barrett & Cotter Funeral Home, Warwick.


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