Katherine N. Fox, 49, of West Kirmar Avenue, Newport Township, died Monday morning at her home.
She was born in Bristol, Pa., on April 18, 1959, a daughter of the late William Roediger and the late Mildred David Roediger Ramirez. Katherine was a 1977 graduate of Crestwood High School in Mountain Top. She was formerly employed in the local garment industry, having worked at Roxeanne’s in Wilkes-Barre. She was later employed at the J & P Dollar Store in Glen Lyon. Katherine attended St. Stanislaus Church in Nanticoke.
Surviving are her husband of 18 years, William J. Fox III; stepchildren, William J. Fox IV, Wilkes-Barre; Sandra L. Fox, Kingston; six grandchildren; brothers, William Roediger, David Ramirez, Reading; Patrick Ramirez, Levittown; Jeff Ramirez, Nanticoke; sister, Brenda Brando, Mountain Top; aunts; uncles; cousins; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 6 p.m. from the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Ave., Wilkes-Barre, with the Rev. James R. Nash officiating.
Friends may call Wednesday, from 3 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home.