David E. Fox, 70, of 42 Water Street in Ludlow, died Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at the Hospice of Citrus County, Lecanto, Fla.

Born April 9, 1943 in Red Springs, W. Va., he was the son of David and Delpha Hughart Fox. On November 23, 1963 in Alexandria, Va., he married Linda VanSteenberg, who survives.

Mr. Fox worked in corrosion protection for National Fuel Gas for thirtyfour years, retiring in 1999.

He was a member of Kane Lodge # 566 F&AM, the Coudersport Consistory and the Kane Fish and Game Club.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, are two daughters, Rebecca (Mark Martin) Fox and Michelle Fox, both of Pittsburgh; a brother, Dwayne Fox of Hernando, Fla., and a nephew, Dale VanSteenberg of Pittsburgh.

Friends may call at the Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, Inc. in Kane on Monday from 7 to 9, where a Masonic Service will be held at 7:30. Interment will be held privately in Mt. Tabor Cemetery in Sigel.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Friends Memorial Public Library, 230 Chase St., Kane, PA 16735; or to Hospice of Citrus County, Inc., P.O. Box 641270, Beverly Hills, FL 34464.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.ronald mcdonaldfuneralhome. com.