A Mass of Christian burial for Regina Fox, 94 of Minneota, MN, will take place on Monday April 17, 2023 at 11:00a.m. at St. Edward Catholic Church in Minneota, MN. A public visitation will be held on Sunday April 16, 2023 from 4:00p.m. – 6:00p.m. with a prayer service beginning at 6:00p.m. at Horvath Remembrance Center in Minneota, MN. Visitation will continue at Horvath Remembrance Center Monday morning from 9:30a.m. – 10:30a.m. A rosary will begin at St. Edward Church Monday at 10:30a.m. Burial will take place at St. Edward Catholic Cemetery in Minneota, MN following the funeral Mass. A funeral luncheon will be held at St. Edward Church following the committal service. The Horvath Funeral Service in Minneota is handling the arrangements.
Regina Marie (Kockelman) Fox was born on September 19, 1928 to Philip and Mary (Betzen) Kockelman in St. Leo, MN. She went to school in St. Leo, MN completing the 8th grade. She was married to Lawrence Fox on June 30, 1948 at St. Leo Catholic Church. The couple raised their family in Minneota, MN. Regina’s faith and family was important to her. She loved spending time with her family and grandchildren especially at the family gatherings on Christmas always making a strawberry Jello cake. Regina would fry chicken every Sunday creating a tradition within the family. She liked to play golf, crochet, and read. Regina enjoyed going downtown for coffee with friends every morning. She read her prayer book daily. Regina will be remembered for her gentle touch, soft voice, dry sense of humor, kind heart, strong faith, extraordinary pinnacle skills, and unconditional love for her family.
Regina died on April 12, 2023 at Johnson Memorial Care Center in Dawson, MN.
She is survived by her family Doug (Susan) Fox, Matthew and Andrew, Bob Fox, Nicole, Betty (Jon) Thomson, Tawnya and JD, Dennis (Roberta) Fox, Megan and Kelly, Randy (Jane) Fox, Jason and Chris, Linda (Pat) Boerboom, Tyler and Todd, Larry (Linda) Fox, Heather and Brock, Ron (Patti) Fox, Travis and Shauna, Suzanne (Brad) Skindelien, Mike (Mary) Fox, Ethan, daughter-in-law Jan Olsen, Marie Melissa, sister-in-law Anita Kockelman, twenty-eight great-grandchildren and one great great-granddaughter. Regina is preceded in death by her husband Lawrence, son Wayne, granddaughter Courtney, parents Philip and Mary, thirteen brothers and sisters.