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Florence P. Cox, 93 – Sang in Church Choir More Than 50 Years

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Florence P. Cox, 93, Shenandoah, passed away peacefully Tuesday morning at Shenandoah Manor Nursing Center.

Born in Shenandoah, she was a daughter of the late John and Alice Kovalesky Banevich.

Florence was a 1945 graduate of Shenandoah Catholic High School.

She was a member of the former Annunciation BVM Catholic Church, now Divine Mercy Parish, Shenandoah, where she sang in the choir for over 50 years. She had a love for music and was well known for her soprano vocal ability.

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In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband William J. Cox in 2017; her two brothers, Edward and John; her two sisters, Clara and Theresa.

Florence is survived by her daughter, Patricia “Patsy” and her husband Brian Bobko, Westampton, NJ; her son William “Billy” Cox, Shenandoah and her grandson William Cox.

At the request of the family, all services will be private.


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