Helen Jean Fox, 78

January 21, 2011

-JAN. 20, 2011

Helen Jean Fox, 78, of 16909 Warbler Court, Hagerstown, Md., died on Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011, at her home.

Born in Shamoken, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Paul and Gertrude Lewis Seilhamer.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Robert Lee Fox Sr. She was also preceded in death by one sister, Clara Helman; and three brothers, June, Jack and Dennis Seilhamer.

She served in the U. S. Army.

She loved to sew and do quilting, and she loved her family.

She is survived by one daughter, Brenda Jo Hughes of Mercersburg, Pa.; two sons, Donald M. Fox and Robert L. Fox Jr., both of Hagerstown; three sisters, Dorothy Brown of Hagerstown, Peggy Wilson of Michigan, and Lorraine Hill of Louisiana; two brothers, Willy Seilhamer, and Bruce Seilhamer, both of Hagerstown; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Katherine L. Lippy will officiate.  Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 1037 Haven Road, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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