Ramona Jane Fox, Jr, 68, began her journey through life on Sunday, 28 October 1951 in Lansing, Michigan. Ramona peacefully transitioned from this earthly life on 1 January 2020 at home in Virginia Beach, VA. She was born in Lansing, MI to the parentage of the late Robert Stevens and Blanche (Johns) Stevens.
Ramona, affectionately called “Mona” by her family and friends, grew up in Lansing, MI.
She attended DeWitt High School in DeWitt, MI. After high school she began work in the food industry business until becoming medically disabled in 1983.
Ramona was baptized in ST. Mary’s Church in Williamston, MI on 18 November 1951 according to the rules of the Roman Catholic Church. In life, she accepted God and remained faithful to God, knowing that she will one day be resurrected to everlasting life and her soul reunited with her loving son.
Ramona was married to Gregory J. Fox in Lansing, MI and moved to Virginia Beach, VA after her divorce. Ramona enjoyed reading, fishing, bingo, internet gaming and collecting camel ornaments and figurines.
Preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Blanche Stevens, son, Damien J. Fox, Sr. and sister, Sharon Stevens.
Ramona leaves not to mourn, but to cherish memories that shall forever remain in the hearts of: her loving daughter, Lisa (Lee) Mireles of Michigan; Grandchildren, Samantha, Monica, LJ Mireles of Michigan and Damien Fox, Jr. of Maryland; four great-grandsons, Joseph and Carter Merrill, Dustin and Payton Miller of Michigan; her siblings, sister, Cathy (Pat) Botke and brothers, Frank (Paula) and Bob (Terri) Stevens of Michigan; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and loving friends.
A memorial service will be held at Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory, Southside Chapel, 5033 Rouse Dr, Virginia Beach, VA 23462 at 10:00 on 18 January 2020. A cemetery committal service will follow at Rosewood Memorial Park, 631 North Witchduck Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23462 at 11:30 on 18 January 2020.
The family will be greeting relatives and friends at 12:30 on 18 January 2020 at Golden Corral, 400 S. Independence Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23452.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations, for Ramona Fox, to be made by clicking on the link below:
Date: Saturday, January 18, 2020
Time: 10:00 am