Cumberland Times-News

Obituaries

March 2, 2014

DONALD H. COX [Bedford, Pa.]

BEDFORD, Pa. — Donald H. Cox, 71, of Valley Road, Bedford, passed away Saturday, March 1, 2014, at his home.

Mr. Cox was born in Everett on Friday, Aug. 7, 1942 the son of the late Harry Preston and Sarah Kathryn (Phillips) Cox.

On Sept. 18, 1963 he married Mary Colleen (Brooke) Cox in Cumberland. Mr. Cox's death ends a marriage of 50 years.

In addition to his wife he is survived by daughter, Kimberly, wife of George Mock, Bedford; son, Scott A. Cox and fiancee, Denise Baldwin, Everett, Pa., Kenneth, husband of Vanessa (Stockenus) Cox, Bedford; twin sister, Deloris, wife of Keith Bradshaw, West Virginia; brother, Jerald, husband of Donna Cox, West Virginia; sister, Sue, wife of Roger Staggs, West Virginia; sister, Connie, wife of Michael Miltenberger, West Virginia; sister, Ruth, wife of Argil Bradshaw, West Virginia.

He is also survived by eight grandchildren, SSGT Joshua Crowley and wife Cheryl, Christopher Crowley and Fiancee, Sarah Dull, Heather Carson and husband, Mark, Justin and Aron Cox, Kurtis Cox and wife, Berneda and Zachary and Alison Cox; and five great-grandchildren, Elizabeth, Andrew, Summer, Jordan and Landen, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Don worked on the family farm for many years before becoming employed by Hedstrom and eventually retiring from JLG. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and being outdoors, with his greatest love, being his grandchildren. Don was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather who will be greatly missed.

A funeral service will be held at Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford, at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 with Pastor Jenny Barnes officiating.

Interment will be held at Friends Cove United Church of Christ Double Brick Cemetery.

Friends are invited to call on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home in Bedford.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.geiselfuneral.com.

 

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