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Susan Fox, 72

Susan Anne Fox, age 72, of Hudson, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 22, with her daughter by her side.

Susan was born Jan. 2, 1941, in Minneapolis, Minn., the daughter of Harold and Florence (Swanson) Scharf. Susan was united in marriage on Oct. 12, 1962, to Douglas Fox. Their marriage was blessed with twin boys, Daniel and Donald, and a daughter, Julie. Susan worked as a legal secretary for Washington County until her retirement in 2006.

Susan touched many people's lives in many different ways. In addition to being active in the community, she enjoyed playing Scrabble and Wii with her family and friends. She took pleasure in crocheting, knitting, and cooking. Susan also enjoyed her time on her computer, making good use of social media by keeping in touch with her friends. Susan valued her friendships and cherished her time with everyone in her life. Susan also had a special place in her heart for her pets and was a loving caretaker to them.

Susan will remain in the hearts of her sons, Dan (Paula) and their children, Christopher, Sarah and Cameron of Ft. Wayne, Ind., and Don (Lisa Lussier-Fox) and their children, Nathan, Isaiah, Emylianne, Elayna, and Ava of Rio Rancho, N.M.; and daughter, Julie Fox (Roger Meyer) and Roger's son, Chase of Hudson; brother Owen (Suzanne) Scharf; and sister Mary Thompson.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Douglas; infant grandson Jonah Fox; brother James Scharf; and brother-in-law Richard Thompson.

A visitation will be held 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, with a prayer service and time of sharing at 7 p.m., at the O'Connell Family Funeral Home, 520 11th St. S., Hudson. Interment will be private at Ft. Snelling National Cemetery, where her husband Douglas is laid to rest. Memorials are preferred.

Services are in the care of the O'Connell Family Funeral Home of Hudson, 715-386-3725.

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