Lillian Anna Weber Cox went to be with the Lord on Monday February 8, 2010. She was born November 7, 1921 in Blanco, Texas to August and Olga Weber. She grew up there, graduating from high school in 1938. During WWII, she lived in New Branufels and worked at Randolf Field in San Antonio, doing her part for the war effort. After the war, she married Curtis Cox, her high school classmate. They lived in Pecos, Fort Stockton, and Bryan, Texas, where Curtis worked for the Soil Conservation Service. During their stay in Bryan, she was an "Aggie Mom" to many nieces and nephews. After living in Bryan for 45 years, they moved back to Blanco to Live Oak Nursing Center, where Curtis still resides.
Lillian was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Frank Weber; sister-in-law, Audrey Cox Weber: brother-in-law, Paul Marostica; sister-in-law, Margorie Cox Marostica; brother-in-law, Bruce Stanley; sister-in-law, Jean Cox Stanley: Brother-in-law, Eugene Scheel; and sister-in-law, Lillian Weber.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Curtis Cox; daughter, Sandra Cox Abernathy; sons, Michael Cox and wife, Melanie; David Cox and wife, Yolanda; and James Cox; grandsons, Jimmy and Brian Abernathy, Travis, Nathaniel, Daniel, and Eric Cox; granddaughter Arielle Cox; and great-grandson, Orion Abernathy. Lillian is also survived by her brothers, Walter Weber and wife, Irene; Stephen Weber and wife, Evelyn; Lawrence Weber; and a sister, Elnora Scheel; brother-in-law, Howard Cox and wife, Delores; and thirty-eight nieces and nephews and numerous great nieces and nephews.
Rosary service will be held at Croft Funeral Home, Blanco, Texas, at 7:00 p.m., Friday, February 12. Funeral mass honoring Lillian's life will be held at St. Ferdinand Catholic Church in Blanco at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, February 13.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Odyssey Hospice House, 13431 Blanco Rd., San Antonio, Texas, 78216.