Joan L. Fox, 85, of Pennellville, passed away on Sunday, September 27, 2020. She was born in Fulton, NY, daughter of George and Thelma Finck of Granby Center. She is predeceased by her husband, Thomas E. Fox.
She retired from Upstate Medical Center as supervisor of the Tumor Registry. She was a member of the New York State Tumor Registrars’ Association for many years and served as vice-president, treasurer, and chairman of the nominating committee at various times. She was a member of the CNY chapter of Retired Public Employees Association, serving as secretary for many years. She enjoyed traveling and reading.
She is survived by her current husband, Gordon L. Halstead and her five children, Robert (Janice) Fox of North Syracuse, Lynn Fox of Charlotte, NC, Judy Fox of Ontario, NY, Nancy (Scott) Fox of North Syracuse, NY and Pamela (Steven) Marcinkowski of Theresa, NY; brother, Larry (Linda) Finck and three grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Calling hours will be held from 10-12 pm on Saturday, October 3rd at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay Street, Fulton with a service to follow. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cancer Center at the Upstate Medical Center, 750 E Adams St, Syracuse, NY 13210.