Bradley M. Fox

The Ambler Gazette - - OBITUARIES -

Bradley M. “Brad” Fox, a 5-year vet­eran Ply­mouth 7RwnVKLS SROLFH RI­fiFHU, Badge No. 178, was trag­i­cally killed in the line of duty on Sept. 13, 2012, the eve of his 35th birthday.

He was the beloved hus­band of Lyn­say (nee Mat­tozzi), lov­ing fa­ther of Kadence as well as a child due in March; lov­ing son of Thomas J. and Kathy Lynn Fox; brother best man of James W. (Melissa); grand­son of Wil­liam and Betty Beans, He­len Fox, Mary Valeri 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, Ju­nior Fly­ers and Wil­liam Ten­nent High School. He con­tin­ued to play and most re­cently played for the SLUGS and the Blue­lin­ers. He was a staff sergeant 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 (u3) 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 5-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 valor.

Rel­a­tives, friends, po­lice DnG DOO fiUVW UHVSRnGHUV wHUH in­vited to share in Brad’s life cel­e­bra­tion Tues­day from 5 to 7 p.m. and Wed­nes­day from 7 to 10:30 a.m., fol­lowed by his funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at Epiphany of Our Lord Church, 3050 Wal­ton Road, Ply­mouth Meet­ing, PA 19462. In­ter­ment at Wash­ing­ton Cross­ing Na­tional Ceme­tery.

,n OLHX RI flRwHUV, PHPRrial con­tri­bu­tions in Brad’s mem­ory to the Fox Chil­dren’s Fund, c/o Con­ti­nen­tal Bank, 661 Ger­man­town Pike, Ply­mouth Meet­ing, PA 19462, would be ap­pre­ci­ated by his fam­ily. Fam­ily ser­vice by Boyd-Hor­rox-Givnish, 200 West Ger­man­town Pike, Nor­ris­town, Pa. To share your fond­est mem­ory of Brad, please visit www.life­cel­e­bra­tion.com.

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Sen­ti­ments The Fox fam­ily re­quests that you take a mo­ment to UHflHFW Rn BUDG’V OLIH DnG 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.

Bradley M. Fox

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