Obituary of Skyler James Fox
Skyler James Fox, beloved son, brother, grandson, and friend, passed away on October 17, 2022, at the age of 17. Born in Reading, PA, on February 1, 2005, Skyler was the son of Crystal Lee (Weniger) Fox Buehler and Ricky James Fox Jr.
Skyler attended the Spring-Ford Area School District for 11 years and was in his senior year at Pottsgrove High School. Skyler started teaching himself how to cook at the early age of seven. He took great pride in his cooking, smoking, and grilling skills that he shared with those around him. He was the ultimate “people person” who loved spending time with anyone and everyone and making others laugh. Skyler will be deeply missed by all who had the opportunity to know him.
In addition to his parents, Skyler is lovingly remembered by his siblings, Aiyana Fox, Heaven Fox, and Caylen Kreider; his maternal grandparents, Jeffery and Sandra Smith; his paternal grandparents, Ricky Fox Sr. and Sharon Smith; his uncle and best friend, Barron Weniger; his aunt, Shannon Bean; his favorite cousin, Page Zomolsky; his Chihuahua, Shredder; and many other friends and family. Skyler was predeceased by his brother, Ricky Fox III.
Viewings will take place on Friday, October 21, 2022, from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and on Saturday, October 22, 2022, from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A Life Celebration will take place on Saturday, October 22, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Saint Aloysius New Cemetery, 800 Block of Buchert Rd., Pottstown, PA 19464.
To help celebrate Skyler’s life, the family asks that those attending please dress casually or wear something that reminds you of Skyler!
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Skyler’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at https://www.stjude.org/.