Beverly Marlene Cox of Longmont CO died peacefully on Friday February 1 2019 after a battle with cancer. She was 85.
Beverly was born in Grand Island, Nebraska. She married Delmar Cox on
November 11, 1955. Bev and Del lived in Lincoln NE for many years until they relocated to Ft Collins CO in the summer of 1972. They moved to Longmont CO in 1986.
As a young woman, Beverly won the title of Miss Grand Island. She was also lead singer touring with big bands such as; Bobby Mills, Woody Herman and Johnny Cox.
Bev was long time manager of The Record Shop in Ft Collins and volunteered with Poudre Valley Art League. Undoubtedly Beverly loved music, art and especially her family. After Bev and Del were married, she held a variety of jobs, including raising their children.
Her last career was with Boulder County Mental Health Center where she was employed for 20 years. Delmar and Beverly were married for 63 years.
Beverly is survived by her husband Delmar Cox of Longmont and her children; Lonnie and Kaye (Cox) Mason of Loveland, CO and Lee and Kathryn (Bell) Cox of Ventura, CA. She is preceded in death by her sons, Brach D Cox of Costa Mesa CA and Jason G Cox of Longmont CO. Beverly has 4 grandchildren and one great-grand son.