Lois J. ‘Sue’ Coxey, 82, Sechan Electronics supervisor, her first love was homemaking and family

By on March 27, 2019

Lois J. “Sue” Coxey, 82, of Lititz, passed away Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Brethren Village Retirement Community after a full and fruitful life.

Born in Quarryville, she was the daughter of the late David L. and Mary L. (Zimmerman) Graybill. She was the loving wife of the late Richard M. “Mike” Coxey, who passed away in 2012.

Sue’s first love was homemaking and family. She was a former supervisor of the former Colebrook Terry in Leola and Sechan Electronics, Inc., in Lititz. She was a resident at Brethren Village for the past eight years, where she loved volunteering in the gardens and at the Thrift Shop.

Lois enjoyed reading, gardening but most of all she thoroughly enjoyed being with her children and grandchildren. She was loved by many family and friends for her lively and helpful nature.

She is survived by her two sons: David Stoltzfus, husband of Rev. Patty Stoltzfus of Exton; Joe Stoltzfus, husband of Vicki of Ephrata; two grandchildren: Jill (Stoltzfus) Sbarbaro, wife of Jim; Jon David Stoltzfus partner of Shannen Hofheimer; beloved great-granddaughter: Samantha Joy Sbarbaro; her brothers: James Graybill, of Nickel Mines; and Curtis Graybill, husband of Betty of New Holland; two sisters, Ella Mae Graybill Mosebach of Lancaster; and Sharon Graybill Silimperi, wife of Victor of Nazareth; and many loved nieces and nephews, who affectionately referred to her as “Aunt Bill.”

She was preceded in death by her two sisters: Mary Rodgers and Betty Gossert; and brother: Jim Graybill, husband of Janet.

A memorial service was held March 24 at the Charles F. Snyder, Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, Lititz. Interment was in Quarryville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Lois’ memory may be made to the National Foundation for Cancer Research, 5515 Security Lane #1105, Rockville, MD 20852, or nfcr.org.

To send an online condolence, visit SnyderFuneralHome.com. Arrangements entrusted to Charles F. Snyder Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, Lititz.

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