---- — Joseph Allen Fox, 49, of Danville, passed away at 3:27 a.m. Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.
Joseph was born Feb. 21, 1965, in Danville, a son of Raymond Earl and Carolyn Sue Kist Fox.
He is survived by his mother, Carolyn Wagner of Apache Junction, Ariz.; his significant other, Susan Lovett; his children, Jessica Decker (Eddie), Lacy (Jeremy) Nelson, Cinnamon Fox, Jeremy (Ashley) Fox and Alyssa Bullias; siblings, Daniel (Robin) Fox, Karen (Chris) Leeke, Lucille (Randy) Sharer and Brandi (Nate) Jacobs; and 10 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents; father, Raymond; and a great-niece, Jasmyn Marie Easterday.
Joseph loved fishing, mushroom hunting, watching television, making people smile and laugh, and listening to music. But most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his children, grandchildren, family, friends and his two cats, Pokey and Guizmo.
Services will begin at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 28, at Lone Oak Church of Christ, with Charlie Strange officiating. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. Friday at the church.
Memorials may be made to Lucille Sharer to help with the funeral expenses. Rortvedt Funeral Services & Crematory in Tilton is assisting the family. Online condolences: www.rortvedtfuneralservices.com.