Richard “Rick” Edward Fox, 46, Grand Rapids, passed away Friday, July 5, 2019 at his home surrounded by family.
He was born August 5, 1972 in Grand Rapids, Minn. to Ronald “Ron” Fox and Virginia “Gina” Pittack. He graduated from Grand Rapids High School in 1991. Rick married Polly Norris on August 15, 1992. He worked for the North Central Second Harvest Food Bank as their warehouse manager for 20 years. Rick was a member of the Harvest Church of God, Remer. He was active in his children’s lives, including coaching their t-ball all the way through little league. Rick was on the basketball and little league booster board and he chaperoned his children’s field trips and Monday night church league softball.
He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Polly Fox; parents, Ron (Carol) Fox of Atkin; Gina (Bob) Pittack of Bovey; children: Jagger Fox, Remer; Kassie Fox, Grand Rapids; Derrick Fox, Park Rapids; sister, Cindy Fox, Coleraine, Minn.; one granddaughter, Octavia Fox; and many other relatives and friends.
Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Andrews-Libbey Funeral Home & Cremation Services. Memorial service is 1 p.m., Friday, July 12, 2019 at Grand Rapids Assembly of God, 1585 US-169, Grand Rapids, MN 55744, with a visitation one hour prior to the service. See online family guestbook at www.andrews-libbeyfh.com. Arrangements by Andrews-Libbey Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 520 N.E. Second Ave., Grand Rapids, MN 55744, 218-326-4000.