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Celebration of Life

1:00 pm
Saturday, April 7, 2018
Rye Presbyterian Church
882 Boston Post Road
Rye, New York, United States

Obituary of Leone Larsen Cox

Leone Larsen Cox of Rye, New York passed away peacefully on Friday, February 16, 2018. She was 95 years old.

Mrs. Cox was a homemaker and raised three children in Rye where she and her husband, B.G. Cox lived since 1961. Before that, Leone was a stewardess for United Airlines in the late 1940’s.

Mrs. Cox was born on February 10, 1923 in Mount Pleasant, Utah. She graduated from the University of Utah where she earned a BA degree in Music. She was a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority. She was a member of The Apawamis Club, American Yacht Club and most recently for the past 8 years, the Westchester Country Club where she resided. Mrs. Cox also was a member of The Twig Organization that volunteered and raised funds for local community hospitals.

A resident of Rye for the past 57 years, she is survived by her three children: two daughters, Anne Cox Zahringer of New York, NY, Karen Cox Mandy of Rye, NY and a son, Robert H. Cox of Marco Island, FL and seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren. A memorial service and a celebration of life will be held on Saturday, April 7 at the Rye Presbyterian Church at 1:00 PM with a reception following at the American Yacht Club.

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