Mary Donna Cox, 64, of Gardner, passed away Jan. 21, 2015 at KC Hospice House, KCMO.
Mary was born April 17, 1950 in Newport, Ky. to John “Jack” Stanley and Mary Helen (Sensel) Fogelman. She graduated from Our Lady of Providence High School in Newport, Ky. Mary married Jon G. Cox on Jan. 12, 1969 in Hazard, Ky. They have lived in Gardner for the past 25 years. She was a secretary for Silpada jewelry company. Mary was a member of Divine Mercy Catholic Church. She coached sports for her kids and volunteered at St. Bartholomew, St. Vivian’s and the Ronald McDonald House. Mary enjoyed spending time with her 12 grandchildren and will be dearly missed by family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents. Mary is survived by her husband Jon of the home; children Terrence Cox, Lenexa, Kan, Sean Cox, Gardner, Kan, Tina Cox-Vega, Gardner,  and Kimberly Andersen, Overland Park, Kan; siblings Jack Fogelman, Norwood, Ohio, Mike Fogelman, Cincinnati, Ohio, Patty Schmidt, Elsmere, Ky, Theresa Herweh, Bellevue, Ky, Judy Votel, Bellevue, Kathy Beiting, Elsmere, Louise Busher, Bellevue,  and Jenny Pabst, Bellevue, and 12 grandchildren.
Visitation will be held 2:00-4:00 pm Fri., Jan. 23, 2015 at Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner, (913) 856-7111. Memorial service will be held 11:00 am Mon., Jan. 26, 2015 at Divine Mercy Catholic Church. Burial follows at St. Columbia Catholic Cemetery, Gardner, KS. Memorial contributions may be made to the Divine Mercy Building Fund. Condolences may be left at