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Marion A. Cox

July 26, 1922 ~ June 8, 2017 (age 94)
Marion Alicia (Viets) Cox, 94, of East Longmeadow, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 8, with her loving daughters at her side at Wingate at East Longmeadow. Born in Holliston, MA, on July 26, 1922, to the late Anson and Frances (Hurley) Viets; she was a longtime resident of Springfield and East Longmeadow. Marion was a graduate of Mount Ida College in Newton, MA and was later employed by the former Monarch Life Insurance Company in Springfield as a clerk for several years. She was a member of First Congregational Church of East Longmeadow, East Longmeadow Garden Club, Friends of East Longmeadow Library and the Senior Friendship Club of East Longmeadow. She was predeceased by her son, Clifford Anson Cox in 1992 and by her son in law, Joseph Barber. Marion is survived by her son, Robert Cox and his wife, Joan (Kolb) of Springwater, NY; her daughters, Frances Barber of Winsted, CT, and Sharilyn Cox of Springfield; and by two grandsons, Joseph Barber of Hartford, CT, and Timothy Barber and his wife, Andrea, of Canton, CT; and three great grandsons. A Celebration of Life Service will be held for Marion on Thursday, June 15, at 11 a.m. at First Congregational Church of East Longmeadow, 7 Somers Rd., East Longmeadow, MA 01028. Her burial will be private. There are no calling hours. Hafey Funeral Service has been entrusted with her arrangements. Donations in Marion’s name may be made to First Congregational Church of East Longmeadow, or to the East Longmeadow Senior Friendship Club, 328 North Main St., East Longmeadow, MA 01028. For further information and online condolences please visit

 Service Information

June 15, 2017

11:00 AM to TBD
First Congregational

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