Dolores Estelle “Dee” Fox, 83, of Bellevue, Idaho, and formerly of West Hazleton, Pa., passed away Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020, at the home of her son, Tommy Richardson, following a lengthy struggle with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease.)

She was born Oct. 21, 1936, in Sugarloaf, Pa., the daughter of Joseph James Gardy and Stella Violet Koslosky Gardy. Dee was raised in Pennsylvania, where she attended West Hazleton High School. She also attended business school post graduation.  

She raised four children, Jimmy, Joseph, Deborah and Tommy.  

Dolores is survived by three sons and their wives, Jimmy and Lisa Richardson of Tioga, Pa., Joseph Richardson of West Hazleton and Tommy and Patricia Richardson of Bellevue, Idaho; 10 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren; and her sister, Anna Seroka of Ventura, Calif.  She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Stella; husband, Robert; daughter, Deborah; and daughter-in-law, Carol. 

Dee will be remembered as a wonderful mother, grandmother, sister and friend.

Arrangements are under the care of Wood River Chapel of Hailey, Idaho, woodriverchapel.com.