Robert Joseph-Dee Fox

January 12, 1966 ‒ January 14, 2021

Marion, Ohio

Robert Joseph-Dee Fox, age 55 of Marion, passed away at his home January 14, 2021.

Robert was born January 12, 1966 in Marion. Robert was the kind of guy that could fix anything. From plumbing to electrical to whatever any one needed he was the man for the job. He truly was the jack of all trades. He had a quick wit and a comeback to everything. His sense of humor was famous. Robert had countless friends and his family was his pride and joy. He loved to spoil his grandchildren and spend as much time as possible with them.

He is survived by his children: Robert (Amanda) McCarty, Leslie McCarty, Danielle (Shane Russell) Fox, and Madison Fox; grandchildren: Landan McCarty, Shaylee McCarty, Eayen McKnight, Paytan McCarty, Tyson Miller, Eythen McKnight, Eli McKnight, Daekan McCarty and Cyrus Russell; and siblings: Brad Fox, John Fox, Jamie Heine, Mark Vance, Mike Vance, and James Byer.

Robert is preceded in death by his parents Jack and Ruth Grandstaff; and siblings: Terry Lynn and Danny Vance.

If so desired, donations may be made to the funeral home to assist the family with arrangements.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held Thursday, January 21, 2021 at 369 Kensington Place, Marion from 6PM to 8PM, friends are welcome to bring a covered dish.

The Snyder Funeral Homes of Marion is serving the Fox family and condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting

  • R.i.p. my dear friend and playmate for many years. You were always there for me when I needed someone to listen to my putty parties and such. I’ll never forget you.

  • It’s hard to believe you are gone. We had some good times. Will miss you. RIP my friend. Tell we meet again