Donna Faye Cox, age 75, a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother passed away June 24, 2021 at the Blue Mt. Care Center in Prairie City. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday July 17, 2021 at the Monument Senior Center at 11:00 AM with a pot luck to follow. Mitch Mund will be officiating.
Donna was born December 27, 1945 in Heppner, Oregon to Darrel and Oleta Farrens. She joined a sister Dorinda and brother Glen. Donna met the love of her life Robert C. Cox while going to school in Monument, Oregon. They were married on September 5, 1965 and raised two children Missy and Troy.
Donna was a stay-at-home mom while the kids were growing up. Donna was always involved in her kids’ activities, whatever they decided to do. She had a large garden she would tend to and was a big fan of her kids’ sports and 4-H projects and helping who she could.
After raising her children, she followed in her mother’s footsteps and became the clerk at the Monument Post Office. Donna will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Donna was preceded in death by her parents Darrel and Oleta Farrens; loving grandson, Tyler Boyer.
Survivors include her husband, Robert (Bob) Cox; son, Troy Cox; daughter, Missy (Wes) Boyer; sister Dorinda K. Harding; brother, Glenn Farrens; six grandchildren; Kurt Boyer, Megan Howland, Jarrett and Amber Boyer, Tell Cox, and Reece Cox; two great granddaughters, Aubree and Addison.
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