Lynn Rae, nee Glaus, Cox; 57, of Belleville, IL; born April 1, 1954 in East St. Louis, IL; passed away on Friday, January 27, 2012 at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Belleville, IL.
Mrs. Cox was a nurse. She was a member of Queen of Peace Catholic Church in Belleville, IL and the Nurses Association.
She was preceded in death by her parents Raymond and Blanche, nee Cox, Glaus.
She is survived by her husband Vernon Cox whom she married on August 27, 1999 in Maryville, IL. Her children – Kathy (Jay) Helzer of Capac, MI; Laura (Dan) Sovar of Florissant, MO; Jeff Duncan of Belleville, IL; Thomas (Erin) Demick of O’Fallon, IL; Kelli Demick of Belleville, IL. 13 grandchildren. 1 brother – David (Linda Lively) of Freeburg, IL. 2 sisters – LaVonnae (Randy) Evans of Waterloo, IL; Cheryl (Gil) Pannier of Smithton, IL.
Memorials: Memorials may be made the Parish School of Religion Program at Queen of Peace Catholic Church.
Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL on Thursday, February 2, 2012 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm and on Friday, February 3, 2012 from 9:00 am to 9:30 am. Recitation of the Rosary will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday evening at the funeral home.
Funeral: A Mass of Christian burial will be held at St. Agatha Catholic Church in New Athens, IL on Friday, February 3, 2012 at 10:00am with Father James Nall officiating.
Burial: Interment will be held at St. Agatha Catholic Cemetery in New Athens, IL.