July 18, 1977 - December 30, 2021
Susan L. Cox, 44, of Morton, passed away on Thursday, December 30, 2021, at her home. She was born in Peoria on July 18, 1977, to Ronnie and Peggy (Hight) Quinn. She married Truman “Skip” Cox on October 16, 2004; he preceded her in death in February 2013. She is survived by her daughter, Emerson Cox of Morton; her parents, Peggy Hight of East Peoria and Ronnie (Holly) Quinn of Peoria; her brother, Brian (Jamie) Quinn of Peoria; her sister, Sheryl Beth (Jeremy) Howat of Pekin; her father and mother-in-law, Truman “Butch” and Joanne Cox of Florida; and her niece and nephew, Jayden and Jarek Quinn, as well as numerous other loved ones. She was preceded in death by her grandparents. Susan graduated from EPCHS Class of 1995 and graduated from Western Illinois University in 1999, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. She worked for Peoria Metro Construction since 2013 and was a volunteer with the Make A Wish Foundation. Visitation will be from 4-6 PM on Thursday, January 6, 2022, with a memorial service, officiated by Fr. Jeremy Freehill, following at 6:00 PM at Gary Deiters Funeral Home & Cremation Services in East Peoria. The family requests only those who are willing and able to show proof of vaccination come to the visitation and services. Masks will be required. Services will be live streamed on the funeral home’s Facebook site. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Make A Wish Foundation or TAPS. Online condolences may be left at www.GaryDeitersFH.com.
Susan L. Cox, 44, of Morton, passed away on Thursday, December 30, 2021, at her home. She was born in Peoria on July 18, 1977, to Ronnie and Peggy (Hight) Quinn. She married Truman “Skip” Cox on October 16, 2004; he preceded her... View Obituary & Service Information
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