Rest easy, Shipmate. We have the watch.
Thomas Leary Cox
June 20, 1950 – April 12, 2018
Thomas L. Cox, age 67, died on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at his home after a lengthy illness. Tom attended Jefferson High School and graduated with a degree in Finance from Southwest Texas State University. After a brief time at Kelly AFB, Tom attended Naval Officer Candidate School serving in the Supply Corps. After 26 years of distinguished service, Tom retired with the rank of Navy Captain.
Tom married Helen Elizabeth Danis in January 1974. They were married for 44 years, sharing their love of books, travel, Fox News and standard schnauzers.
Tom was devoted to his church, Christ Episcopal, and prior to his illness enjoyed ushering. He and Helen were generous supporters of the church and of the church’s outreach to James Madison Elementary School.
Tom is survived by his wife, Helen Cox; his sisters April Groos (Edward), Garnett Wietbrock (Doug), all of San Antonio, and Murray Baskett (Keath) of Belen, NM, as well as sisters-in-law Mary Francine Danis and Frances Danis. He also leaves behind 4 nieces and 2 grandnieces.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Walt Lee, John Francis, Dayne Carlson, and Randy Robinson.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Christ Episcopal Church or the charity of your choice.
THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2018
CHRIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH
510 BELKNAP PLACE
SAN ANTONIO, TX
You are invited to sign the Guestbook at www.porterloring.com
Welcome to the newest Chapter of the
Navy Supply Corps Foundation!
Dallas Ft. Worth Region
If you live in the Dallas Ft. Worth Region, we'd like to invite you to be sure and log in to your profile or register for the Foundation website and select "Dallas Ft. Worth" as you Chapter. Just click on the "Log in" button in the top banner.
CDR Donna Johnson, President
CDR (Ret.) Bill Zabicki, Vice President
LT Garry Natale, Treasurer
LT Steve Archer, Secretary
CDR Laura Foster, Senior Mentor
The newest Chapter of the Supply Corps Foundation, Dallas Fort Worth Region, celebrated their first of many Supply Corps birthdays. From left to right, kneeling are CDR Laura Foster (Senior Mentor), CDR Donna Johnson (President). Standing are LT Garry Natale (Treasurer), LCDR (Ret.) Tim Tolson, CDR (Ret.) Bill Zabicki (Vice President), CDR Jeff Mills, LCDR Mike Digman, and LT Steve Archer (Secretary).
For more information on this Chapter contact the President at
RADM (ret) Cub Amos, ENS Jordan Carter, and RADM Keith Jones represent our oldest, youngest and guest speaker for the evening.