Sept. 14, 1917 - July 2, 2012
Nancy Littell Fox, born Evelyn Ann Littell, was born in Hankow, China, September 14, 1917. She passed at the age of 94 on July 2, 2012, in Bend, Oregon.
Nancy lived in Hankow, China, until the age of 12, the daughter of missionary parents. She also resided in Hawaii, New York, Nebraska, Minnesota, California, and Arizona, before spending her final days in Bend, Oregon.
Nancy's father was the Episcopalian bishop of the Hawaiian Islands from 1931 to 1942.
She is survived by sons, Robert, Port Leyden, New York, Samuel, Bend, Oregon, and Stephen, Albuquerque, New Mexico. One of eight siblings, she is also survived by brother, Joseph of Fallbrook, California.
Nancy authored seven books, most relating to caregiving for the infirm and aged. Her most prominent title was How to Put Joy into Geriatric Care, published in 1978. She was a passionate advocate for the aged as she spoke to nursing home staffs and professional geriatric gatherings throughout the United States and Canada.
The family requests that memorial donations be made to Partners In Care/Hospice House of Bend, Oregon. Please sign our guestbook at www.niswonger-reynolds.com.
Nancy Littell Fox