Connie Cox, age 77, of Piqua, OH passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Thursday, September 23, 2021 at 12:46 a.m. in her residence.
Connie was born in Troy, OH on June 6, 1944, a daughter of the late Ralph and Doris (Wiltheiss) Elifritz.
She married Richard Cox on September 5, 1964 and he survives. Together they raised three daughters: Kim (Bob) Adam of Maryville, TN, Cheryl (Kelly) Brown of Piqua, OH and Robin (Tony Quinter) Evans of Houston, OH.
She was a loving grandmother to ten grandchildren: Megan (Andrew Dice) Stengel, Kyle Stengel, Ashley (Edward) Potter, Nathan (Chelsea) Brown, Taylor (Donnie Mock) Brown, Connor Brown, Katelyn Brown, Madison, Amaya and Christian Evans, and seven great grandchildren.
She is also survived by brothers Richard (Kerry) Elifritz and Elvin (Becky) Elifritz both of Fletcher, OH, and sisters Marla (Len) Brown of Clayton, OH, Judy (Dan) Runyan of South Vienna, OH, Kathy Holdeman of Troy, OH, Debra Drumm of Dayton, OH and many other family members including nieces, nephews, and cousins.
In addition to her parents, an infant sister, Karen, and infant brother Eldon, preceded her in death.
Connie was a 1962 graduate of Miami East High School, Casstown, OH and retired from nutrition services. She was a member of the Union Baptist Church of Troy. She enjoyed playing the piano, attending auctions with Richard, playing cards and reading.
Private visitation will be held for family of Connie on Monday, September 27, 2021 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm with private funeral services beginning at 12:00 p.m..Pastor Fred Peterson of the Spring Creek Baptist Church will preside.. Burial will follow in Fletcher Cemetery.
Condolences and flowers may be sent to the family at www.shivelyfuneralhome.com. Suber-Shively Funeral Home, Fletcher, OH is in charge of arrangements.
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