BrDdley M. Fox
Bradley M. Fox of Gilbertsville, a five-year veteran Plymouth Township Police lfficer, Badge #178, was tragically killed in the line of duty on Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012, the eve of his 35th birthday.
He was the beloved husband of Lynsay (Mattozzi); the loving father of Kadence, as well as a child due in March; the loving son of Thomas g. and Kathy Lynn Fox; brother of games W. (Melissa); grandson of William and Betty Beans, Helen Fox, Mary saleri and Milicent Besso; son-in-law of Eileen P. and Mark Mattozzi; and brother-in-law of Brittany Mattozzi. Also surviving are many aunts, uncles and cousins.
Brad was a gifted hockey player, playing for The Glaciers, gunior Flyers and William Tennent High School. He continued to play and most recently played for the SLUGS and the Blueliners.
He was a SSgt. in the United States Marine Corps for 10 years and completed two tours, 2003 in Iraq and 20052006 in Fallujah. He was awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, Combat Action Ribbon, Navy Presidential Unit Citation, Selected Marine Corp Reserve (X3) Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Iraq Campaign Medal, Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, Navy Sea Service Deployment Ribbon and The Armed Forces Reserve Medal.
Brad was a five-year veteran of the Plymouth Township Police Department and recently graduated from the Philadelphia Police Canine Academy with his partner, Nick (a Belgian Malinois). He was awarded several citations for Service, Bravery and salor.
The Fox family requests that you take a moment to reflect on Brad’s life and how he may have touched your life. It is important for them to hear your stories so please take the time to share your memories of Brad with them. ‘Loving Memory Cards’ will be made available for everyone at the funeral home so that the family can read them at a later date.
A funeral Mass was celebrated Sept. 20 at Epiphany of lur Lord Church, 3050 Walton Road, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462. Interment was in Washington Crossing National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions made in Brad’s memory to the Fox Children’s Fund, cLo Continental Bank, 661 Germantown Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462, would be appreciated by his family.
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