Mrs. Patricia M. Cox, age 78, formerly of Solvay, NY, passed away March 1, 2015, at her Clayton, NY, residence.
She was born May 19th, 1936, and after graduating Jordan-Elbridge High School, she was employed as a secretary at Pass & Seymour, Inc. before coming a stay-at-home mom for 12 years.
After returning to the workforce in 1973, she was employed as an Executive Secretary to the Vice President of Kilian Manufacturing, Inc. for many years before resigning to enjoy early retirement with her husband, Frank, whom she married December 3, 1960. They were married for 49 years before his passing in August, 2010.
She was a member of Bridge Street Tavern and Solvay Moose Club before moving to the Cape Vincent/Clayton area, where she was a member of the American Legion.
She enjoyed sewing and baking.
Surviving is her daughter, Theresa Ann Campion of Solvay; grandchildren, Tobias, Rebecca and Erica; great grandchildren, David and Jackson; her sibling, Thomas Mokwa, Jr.; several brothers and sister-in-laws; nieces and nephews.
There are no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Cat Coalition of Central New York, in honor of her and her late husband Frank.