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Monica Fox

Monica K. Fox, 79, of Taylorville, died on Tuesday, June 14, 2022, at 10:55 a.m. at Taylorville Memorial Hospital.  Monica was born on June 15, 1942 in Rugby, ND to parents, Jacob and Lena (Volk) Gange.

Monica is survived by her children: Trina Szabo, Kelvin (Denise) Fox and Terressa Pearse (the late Mark Pearse) all of Taylorville, IL; grandchildren: Timothy Szabo, Jacob Szabo, Haiden Fox, Amanda Fox, Brittney Womack, Amber Pearse, Malique Pearse, Navaeh Pearse, Zariah Pearse, Tristan Mills and Brent Mills; She is also survived by 11 great-grandchildren; siblings: Leonard (Denise), Alan, Tille, Carol, Donna, Ivan (Mary), Mary (Dan), Jack, and Sandy (Jeff), all of North Dakota; as well as several nieces and nephews; She was preceded in death by her parents, children: Tamara “Tammy” Fox and Tandra “Tandy” Curl; sister: Amanda Gange.


Monica enjoyed spending time with her kids and grandkids; She was always eager to offer words of advice to her kids and family, regardless whether they wanted it or not; She will be greatly missed by her loving family.


A private family graveside will be held at a later date at Oak Hill cemetery in Taylorville, IL;


Memorials may be made to the family of Monica Fox.

Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Prayers continue to go out for all of the family

Frank & Twila Wise Jun 29 2022 11:34 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Monica Fox

Sean Gange Jun 18 2022 4:39 AM

So sorry. Monica was a great person & a longtime friend.

Brenda Joyce Harris Jun 17 2022 5:26 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Monica Fox

trina szabo Jun 17 2022 3:55 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Monica Fox

Judy Scoles Casner Jun 17 2022 11:49 AM

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Tillie Bell Jun 16 2022 8:35 PM

Dear sis, I will miss you very much. I will miss our talks we had and all the fun we use to have. The laughs, when we went to get our coconut cakes and you wore two different shoes and we never forgot that!!
Love you always,Tillie

Tillie Bell Jun 16 2022 8:32 PM

God bless your family.

John 16:22 - So also you have sorrow now, but I will see you again, and your hearts will rejoice, and no one will take your joy from you.

Harold L Wilson Jr Jun 16 2022 2:21 PM