It is with deep sorrow and much love that we mourn the passing of Erika Fox of Bedford, Indiana on Tuesday, December 15, 2020, at 1:00 a.m. at the of 80 years at home surrounded by her family.
Born in Ulm, Germany, she was the daughter of Friedrich and Katherina
Mast. Erika’s mother instilled a love within her like no other: a love of God,
a love of life, a love of people, but most of all a love of family. She worked
as a baker and art teacher in Germany and at Ford Aerospace in Bedford.
Survivors include two sons, David J. Gardner of Bedford, Jerry D. Fox and
wife Laura of Alaska, two daughters, Patty and Jay McCullough of
Heltonville, and Doris and Bill Gibson of Crossville, Tennessee, three
grandsons, Jacob L.A. Fox of Bedford, Lucas McCullough, and wife
Whitney and future son coming March 2021, and Logan McCullough and
wife Alexa of Heltonville, three granddaughters, Katie McCullough and
fiancé Trace Hawkins of Heltonville, Sarah Krivda Perizzolo, and Erika
Krivda of Grapevine, Texas, one great-granddaughter, Madison Krivda of
Grapevine, Texas, two great-grandsons, Nicholas Stevens of Grapevine,
Texas and Zayne L.A. Fox of Bedford, one brother, Walter and Gisela Mast
of Eschwege, Germany, one sister, Gisela Randall of Lawton, Oklahoma,
one sister and brother-in-law, Judy and John Callahan of Bedford, several
nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jerry L. Fox, one brother and
sister-in-law, Friedrich and Erika Mast, two daughters, Cindy Ann and
Katharina Jo Fox, and one son, Steven A. Fox.
Private graveside services will be held at Green Hill Cemetery, Cresthaven
Funeral Home is entrusted with her care.