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Ruby Irene Cox

Date: Saturday, November 28, 2020
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Visitation Location:
Gottenstroeter Funeral Home, Owensville, Missouri

Date: Saturday, November 28, 2020
Time: 1:00 p.m.

Service Location:
Gottenstroeter Funeral Home, Owensville, Missouri

Licklider Cemetery

Memorials may be given for family choice.

Ruby Irene Cox, 82, of Hermann, Mo., passed away Wed., Nov. 25, 2020 at the Hermann Area District Hospital.

Irene was born March 29, 1938, a daughter of Lloyd and Ruby (Ringeisen) Sorrell in Rolla, Mo.

She was united in marriage to Gene Cox on Dec. 22, 1975 at Villa Ridge, Mo.

Irene enjoyed working at Gasconade Manor in health care for many years and she enjoyed quilting.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lloyd and Ruby Sorrell; a daughter, Rhonda Newman; and brother, Bill Humphrey; and great-granddaughter, Lydia Newman.

Irene is survived by her husband, Gene Cox of Hermann; a son, Mark Cox of Hermann; step-son, Jeff Cox of Ill.; step-daughter, Loretta Carey of St. Peters; a son-in-law, Alan Newman of Bland; brother, Michael Humphrey and wife Wanda of Owensville; sister, Kathy Farris and husband Thurman of Owensville; grandchildren, Michelle Doss, Mitchell Newman, and Meagan Cooper; great-grandchildren, Blake Mehrhoff, Easton Cooper, Parker Cooper, Logan Newman, Chelsea Newman, Natalie Newman, and Amelia Newman.

Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Sat., Nov. 28 at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home in Owensville with Pastor Les Dority officiating. Visitation will begin 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Gottenstroeter Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be at Licklider Cemetery in Cuba, Mo.

Visitation and services are open to the public. However, due to COVID-19 virus concerns, please practice social distancing. Masks are suggested but not mandatory. Thanks for your cooperation.

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