Ramona M (Marsh) Cox
A Celebration of Life:
Ramona M. (Marsh) Cox, 81 of Lee’s Summit, died Feb. 3, 2014, she was born in Sheridan County, Kan. on Feb. 15, 1932. She was preceded in death by her parents Emory Marsh and Mina (Timmons) Marsh, sisters Ruby Maxine Marsh, Sue Standifer, Clara Colgin and Mary Leech, brother Frank “Bud” Marsh, her grandchildren, Rachael Clark and Michael E. Cox Jr, her daughter Carolyn J. (Cox) Tann and their father Walter E. Cox.
Ramona, Mona, Mom, Grandma and “GG”.... she was our “family’s glue.”
Her family moved to Elsmore, Kan. in 1936, moved to Kansas City/Lee’s Summit area in 1954 and has lived there ever since. She retired from AT&T in 1990. She was a member of the Lee’s Summit Christian Church. She was an avid book reader-Novels and History were her favorites, also enjoyed working on jig saw puzzles, loved collecting miniature pitchers, she adored butterflies and humming birds, crocheting and quilting were some of her hobbies. She volunteered her time at both AT&T Pioneer and John Knox Thrift Stores. She was a dedicated Kansas City Royals Fan. She held season tickets for 35 years…Go Royals!!
She loved her family more than words can express
She will be sadly missed by her sons Steven W. Cox of Lee’s Summit, Michael E. Cox (Glenice) of Castle Rock, Colo. and daughter Barbara J. Termes (Bill) of Whitewood, S.D., Son-in-law Everett Tann of Kansas City, two brothers; Walt Marsh (Jacque) of Lakin, Kan., Donald Wayne Marsh (Freda) of Pineville, Mo., two sisters; Blanche Rose of Wichita, Kan., Barbara Plumb (Ray) of Sandy, Ore., one sister-in-law Shirley Marsh of Cheyenne, Wy., nine grand children; Starr Cox and her mother Sherrie Cox, Kristi and Angie Cox and their mother Rhonda Cox, Brandy Clark, Becky Everett (Josh), Erin Rathbun, Matthew Rathbun, Bill Termes (Alicia) and Amy Termes (Kevin) 11 great-grand children; Nikita, Caleb, Harrison, Amara, Alira, Coty, Jamie, Devin, Kristen, Grace, Elise, two great-great grandchildren; Edmund and Scarlett and many special family and friends.
A Memorial Service will be held at the Langsford Funeral Home, Lee’s Summit, Mo. on March 15, 2014, Visitation at 10 a.m., Memorial Services at 11 a.m. Following the service lunch will be served at the Lee’s Summit Christian Church. * Burial will be held at a later date in Moran, Kan. Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the National Parkinson Foundation, Inc 1501 NW 9th Ave Bob Hope Rd Miami, FL 33136-1494
(Arrangements: Langsford Funeral Home, 115 SW 3rd St., Lee’s Summit, MO 64063, 816-524-3700)