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Thomas L. Cox

Obituary for Thomas L. Cox

June 20, 1950 - April 12, 2018
San Antonio, Texas | Age 67

... devoted to his church, Christ Episcopal ...

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Thomas L. Cox, age 67, died on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at his home after a lengthy illness. Tom attended Jefferson High School and graduated with a degree in Finance from Southwest Texas State University. After a brief time at Kelly AFB, Tom attended Naval Officer Candidate School serving in the Supply Corps. After 26 years of distinguished service, Tom retired with the rank of Navy Captain.

Tom married Helen Elizabeth Danis in January 1974. They were married for 44 years, sharing their love of books, travel, Fox News and standard schnauzers.

Tom was devoted to his church, Christ Episcopal, and prior to his illness enjoyed ushering. He and Helen were generous supporters of the church and of the church's outreach to James Madison Elementary School.

Tom is survived by his wife, Helen Cox; his sisters April Groos (Edward), Garnett Wietbrock (Doug), all of San Antonio, and Murray Baskett (Keath) of Belen, NM, as well as sisters-in-law Mary Francine Danis and Frances Danis. He also leaves behind 4 nieces and 2 grandnieces.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Walt Lee, John Francis, Dayne Carlson, and Randy Robinson.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Christ Episcopal Church or the charity of your choice.

MEMORIAL SERVICE
THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2018
10:00 AM
CHRIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH
510 BELKNAP PLACE

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  • Christ Episcopal Church or the charity of your choice

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Porter Loring Mortuary

1101 McCullough Avenue
San Antonio, TX 78212
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