PENN YAN - Alfred Fox, 89, died October 26, 2013 at the Ontario County Health Facility. Friends may call at the Weldon Funeral Home, 102 East Main St., Penn Yan Tuesday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. where funeral services will be held Wednesday morning at 11 a.m.
Alfred was born in Penn Yan on September 22, 1924 to the late Carl N. and Mary Williams Fox. He served with the USMC in the Pacific Theater during WWII and was a member and past commander of American Legion and VFW posts in Penn Yan and Geneva. He owned and operated the former Fox's Luncheonette and had been manager of Keuka Dry Cleaners. Mr. Fox also served as chef for several local restaurants during his career.
He is survived by his children David R. Fox, Willard and Donna A. (David) Hansen, Luray of Va.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his son Gary on 1968; and his wife Elsie in 2007.