Final Farewell to Officer Brad Fox

Friends, family and co-workers pay their last respects to the police officer who lost his life while chasing a suspect last week.

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    Thousands were in attendance at Officer Brad Fox's funeral on Wednesday including Governor Tom Corbett and Mayor Michael Nutter. NBC10's Deanna Durante was at the emotional service as citizens and fellow officers honored Officer Fox. (Published Wednesday, Sep 19, 2012)

    Funeral services for Plymouth Township Police Officer Brad Fox will continue Wednesday morning with a public viewing and funeral.

    Services began Tuesday afternoon with a private family viewing followed by a public viewing from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m.

    Thousands Say Goodbye to Officer Fox

    [PHI] Thousands Say Goodbye to Officer Fox
    Officer Brad Fox was laid to rest Wednesday afternoon in Plymouth Township. Thousands of officers, friends and family came to bid a final farewell. Fox's wife wrote a love letter to her husband. It was read during the service by her sister. NBC10's Deanna Durante was their for the emotional goodbye. (Published Wednesday, Sep 19, 2012)

    Another public viewing will begin at 7 a.m. and continue until 10:30 a.m. at the Epiphany of Our Lord Church on 3050 Walton Road in Plymouth Meeting with a funeral mass to follow at 11 a.m.

    A procession will begin immediately after the mass. The procession will make its way east on the Pennsylvania Turnpike and will end with a burial at the Washington Crossing Veterans Cemetery at 2:30 p.m.

    Preparing to Say Goodbye to Ofc. Fox

    [PHI] Preparing to Say Goodbye to Ofc. Fox
    Family, police and friends are already arriving at Epiphany of Our Lord Church for the funeral services for Plymouth Township Officer Brad Fox. (Published Wednesday, Sep 19, 2012)

    Fox, a seven-year veteran of the department, was killed last Thursday when he was shot in the head while he and his K-9 partner Nick pursued a suspect on foot.

    Saying Goodbye to Officer Fox

    [PHI] Saying Goodbye to Officer Fox
    Fellow officers, friends, family and members of the community gathered at the Epiphany of Our Lord Church for the public viewing of fallen officer Brad Fox. (Published Wednesday, Sep 19, 2012)

    Fellow officers found Fox's body between railroad tracks and the Schuykill River Trail in Conshohocken. The suspect, identified as Andrew Charles Thomas, was found dead on the other side of the train tracks.

    An autopsy showed that Thomas shot himself in the chest.

    Fox, a decorated marine who served two tours of duty in Iraq, leaves behind a little girl and a wife who is pregnant with their second child.