Darlene Mary Cox (87) of Cedar Rapids, Iowa passed away on Wednesday May 13, 2020 in Hiawatha, Iowa. There will be no memorial services per her request. She would like you to take a minute to “Remember For the Good Times” her favorite song, sung by Ray Price.
Survivors include one sister-in-law, Pauline (Robert) LaVelle of Edgerton, Wisconsin and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother and two sisters.
Darlene was born on February 12, 1933 to Ashley William and Barbara Marie (Steffans) LaVelle in Fayette County Iowa. She was married to Donald G. Cox and later divorced. She retired from Electro-Coatings, Inc. after thirty eight years working as purchasing agent and administrative assistant.
She was a member of Westminster Presbyterian Church where she served as deacon and shepherd and was a thirty four year member of Hawkeye 617 Toastmasters Club.
Darlene had a wonderful sense of humor and her quick with will be remembered. She enjoyed life and spending time with her many friends.