Betty Fox, the mother of Canadian hero Terry Fox has died. She died on Friday morning after a private illness. Her family has not released details of her illness beyond stating that she did *not* die of cancer. Along with her husband, Betty has been head of The Terry Fox Foundation whose world headquarters are in Chilliwack, B.C. Each September, The Terry Fox run raises money for cancer research around the world. terry made his miracle run in 1980. He would have been 53 in 2011. Betty Fox was born in 1938.
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