STERLING – Nancy E. Cox, 62, of Sterling, died Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center in Rockford.
Nancy was born Nov. 21, 1954, in Rock Island, the daughter of John and Iva (Johnson) Lundeen. She married Andy Cox on Oct. 16, 1982, in Rock Falls.
She worked at National Manufacturing for 34 years and was most recently employed at Larson’s. Nancy was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and enjoyed spending lots of time with her grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, Andy, of Sterling; two daughters, Carrie (Brad Stroup) Cox of Sterling and Shelly (Joe) Kapp of Byron; two sisters, Patty (Jeff) McKenna of Rock Falls and Sue (Eun Jung) Lundeen of Fort Lauderdale, Florida; and two grandchildren, Kaidence Stroup and Karson Stroup.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Donna Lundeen.
A gathering of family and friends will be 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at McDonald Funeral Home, 1002 12th Ave., Rock Falls. Inurnment will take place at Riverside Cemetery in Sterling at a later date.
A memorial has been established.
Visit mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com to send condolences.