DARLINGTON—Kelly E. Fox, age 60, passed away Wednesday, July 11, 2018, at her home in Darlington. She was born April 4, 1958, in Richland Center, the daughter of William and Donna (Randall) Stocks. Kelly graduated from Riverdale High School in 1976. She was united in marriage to Steven P. Fox on Sept. 8, 2001, in Darlington.
Kelly grew up in Avoca, before moving to Highland, where she raised her children. In the early 90’s, she began working for the Wisconsin River Trail Transit Commission. In the late 90’s, she worked as the administrative assistant for the Wisconsin and Southern Rail Road until her marriage to Steve. Kelly also worked at Mineral Point Farmers Saving Bank, and later as a medical assistant at Medical Associates in Darlington. Kelly lastly worked in the payroll department at Monroe Truck Equipment in Monroe, before she retired due to her illness.
Kelly is survived by her husband, Steve at home; her mother, Donna Stocks of Avoca; her children, Cade Richgels of Thurber, Texas, Chelsea (Bob) Smudde of Prairie du Chein and Emily Fox of Darlington; three grandchildren, Drake, Isabella and Addison Smudde; her mother and father-in-law, Richard (Jean) Fox of Darlington; one brother, Klark (Sue) Stocks of Highland; and one sister, Kay (Rich) Ubrig of Avoca. She was preceded in death by her father; and one brother, Ken Stocks.
Kelly cherished her family and the time she spent with them, especially her grandbabies creating memories they will forever keep. She enjoyed riding her motorcycle throughout the tri-state area. Kelly had a knack for baking and was known for her famous baked from scratch chocolate chip cookies. She looked forward to the “Girls Night” where she would get together with her closest friends every couple of months. Kelly will always be remembered as a generous person who had a special place in her heart for the Family Advocate Agency.
A Memorial Service for Kelly will be held at a later date.
The Erickson Funeral Home, in Darlington is serving the family. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at ww.ericksonfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Kelly’s name.