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  • Sherman Lake YMCA Outdoor Center
    6225 North 39th Street
    Augusta, MI 49012
  • Kalamazoo Animal Rescue
    2938 Business One Dr.
    Kalamazoo , MI 49048

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“We extend our deepest sympathies to you all...Dave was a wonderful neighbor and friend to our parents Carolyn and Willard Curtis. Having Barb and...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Joan Smith - Mattawan, MI

“My deepest sympathy to Barbara and Dave's family on his passing. I worked with Dave at Stonehedge and played golf with him plus we exchanged e-mails....Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Norbert Tylicki - kalamazoo, MI

“Sorry to hear of Dave´s passing. He was a great guy and was always quick with a witty comeback. Will miss our golf outings and his timely emails....Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Jim & Liene Kalal

“Dear Barb & family, We were so heart-broken to hear of Dave's sudden passing. He was a great neighbor and friend. You are all in our thoughts and...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Jeff & Kim Crawford

“So sad to hear of Dave´s passing. Spent many years working with Dave at Schawk, enjoyed his artistic ability and especially his caricatures. Will...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: David Kribs - Work

“Tina and Derek, our deepest sympathies and condolences to you and your family. We're all thinking of you both during this difficult time. Brad, Seph,...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Brad Mitchell - Columbia, MO

“Our Dear friend Barb & family,There are no words to express our deepest sadness & heavy hearts for you, and your family during this very difficult...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Ron & Linda Cross - Augusta, MI

“I worked with Dave for quite a few years, what a great guy with an awesome sense of humor, always easy going and had a smile on his face! What a...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: John Munro - Kalamazoo, MI


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David Lee Fox passed away suddenly on June 27, 2021. He was born January 16, 1940 in Erie, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Ira Lee and Ruth (Bury) Fox.

Dave graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. He married the love of his life, Barbara Grant, on June 20, 1964. He retired from Schawk Graphics in Kalamazoo in 2005.

Dave was very artistic and enjoyed painting landscape arts in his free time. He also built two wooden kayaks which he and his wife enjoyed. He loved golf and played as much as he could.

He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Barbara, his daughter, Susan Fox Bradbury and son-in-law John Bradbury, his granddaughter, Alexandra Roush all of Lake Havasu City, Arizona; his son Dr. Derek B. Fox and daughter-in-law Tine Roselle Fox of Columbia, Missouri.

Per Dave's wishes, cremation will take place. There will be no service immediately but a celebration of Dave's life may be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in Dave's memory can be made to the Sherman Lake YMCA, the Kalamazoo Animal Rescue or a charity of your choice. Arrangements by the Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, Richland Chapel. Personal messages for the family may be placed at www.farleyestesdowdle.com.