Dorothy M. Cox, 90, of Marinette, passed away Friday, September 6, 2013, at Rennes Health Center-East in Peshtigo. She was born July 17, 1923, in Marinette to John and Selma (Sandberg) Anderson.
Dorothy resided in Marinette all of her life and was a graduate of Marinette High School, Class of 1940. Early in her life she worked at Baker Studios and the Ford garage in downtown Marinette. She married Arthur D. Cox on October 18, 1947. Dorothy worked along side her husband as accounting manager of the ice business they operated. She was also an accomplished artist and oil painter, painting with the group, the Escape Artists.
Dorothy is survived by two sons: Tim (Jimmye) Cox and Jim (Jean) Cox; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren: Patrick (Amanda) Cox and their children: Brendan and Colin; Audrey (Travis) Jensen and their son, Cade; and Cathryn Cox. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and by four siblings.
Friends may call at Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home in Marinette after 1 p.m. on Friday, September 13, 2013. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, in the funeral home with Chaplain Darrel Diers officiating.
Burial will be in Glenwood Memorial Gardens.