Calvin L. Fox died Oct. 6, 2012, at the age of 77.
Mr. Fox was a resident of Oakhurst for 40 years.
He was born Nov. 30, 1934 near El Reno, Okla. to Hadley and Beatrice Brown Fox.
Mr. Fox served on the Fresno City Fire Department for 32 years -- 17 of those years as captain.
He enjoyed spending time with family, helping others, improving his home, hiking, traveling, playing sports, biking, and folk, square and round dancing with his wife.
Mr. Fox was a member of Masonic Lodge #366, Fresno City Firefighters IAFF local 753, and First Baptist Church of Oakhurst.
He is preceded in death by his parents, sister Patty Fox Stevens and brothers Harold and Larry Fox.
Mr. Fox is survived by wife Virginia Cramer Fox; daughters Diana Fox Wilson and husband Jim, and Melinda Fox Schuyler and husband Mark; grandchildren Jeremy and Courtney Wilson, Megan Schulyer Kennedy and Mallory Schuyler Battista; six great-grandchildren; brother Carbrie; and many nieces, nephews and extended family members.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13 at First Baptist Church, 49547 School Road (427), Oakhurst.
Remembrances may be made to the Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration, Radnor Station Building 2, Suite 320, 290 King of Prussia Road, Radnor, PA 19087, or to Hinds Hospice, 1616 W. Shaw Ave., Suite B-6, Fresno, CA 93711-3513.