age 53 of New Carlisle, passed away Tuesday, August 8, 2017 from a lengthy illness at The Crossroads Nursing Home in Vandalia.

He was born May 23, 1964 in Xenia, Ohio the son of John Fox and Maurita Phipps.

Shawn was a 1982 graduate of Tecumseh High School and served in the US Air Force. He is preceded in death by his father, John J. Fox and step-father, Gerald Phipps.

Shawn is survived by 3 sons, Justin, Kyle and Braden Fox; mother, Maurita Phipps; sister, Ginny (Mike) Reno; step-brother, John Fox, Jr.; niece and nephews, Marisa Reno, and Jordan, Aaron and Isaac Fox; and other aunts, uncles and cousins. Burial was held at the New Carlisle Cemetery.

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