Marlene Cox, 68, of Herndon, VA, passed away peacefully on September 17, 2019 of complications from liver cancer.
Born on Nov 11, 1950 in Coaldale PA she was the daughter of George Yurchak and Helen Yurchak. She was married to Richard F Cox Jr on April 30th, 1983 and had her only son Richard F Cox III on April 22, 1987.
She lived her life in the pursuit of helping others, being caregiver to her husband and elderly parents even while her own health was in decline. In her spare time she enjoyed tending her garden and feeding her animals. Marlene always preferred to speak her mind to the community and those around her.
She is survived by her parents George and Helen, her brother George Yurchak and son Richard Cox III.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 at Adams Green Funeral Home. Her final resting place will be with her husband Rick Cox Jr on the campus of the Citadel in Charleston South Carolina in the Summerall Chapel Columbarium.