August 11, 1931 - April 5, 2012
Deceased Name: Ailish Elizabeth Fox Born August 11, 1931 died April 5, 2012 In San Leandro, California.
Born in Dublin, Ireland and resided in California since 1964. She was a 25 year employee of the Oakland Tribune. Ailish, a devote Roman Catholic, loved her God and her family, was so creative, a master of knitting, gardening and baking, especially known for her Irish apple pie and Christmas pudding. She was predeceased by her loving parents Kathleen and John, her sister Anne and her brothers Sean and Tom Kirwan and her beloved husband Eugene Fox. Ailish is survived by her adoring children Paul, Linda, Ian and Phillip, her grandchildren Collin Fox, Owen Fox, Caitlin Fox, Kelsea Fox, Bryce Nordgren and Bjorn Nordgren also Brent Nordgren, Diana Fox and Nicole Fox and her beloved brother Noel Kirwan. The Catholic Rosary and Celebration of Mass will be held Monday April 9, 2012 10:30 am Rosary followed by Mass at 11:00 am, Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 2808 Lakeshore Ave., Oakland, CA. Family and Friends reception immediately following Mass.