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COX, Luella Aurelia Tressa (nee Henker)

December 27, 1926 – Macleod, Alberta
August 11, 2018 – Calgary, Alberta

Luella Cox of Calgary, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 11, 2018 at the age of 91 years.

Luella spent her early life on a farm which her father homesteaded near Granum, AB and also lived in Trail and Kimberley, BC before permanently settling in Calgary. She worked at various firms as a secretary and said that her most interesting job was working for a Canadian Senator. Luella had a wry sense of humor and was very witty. She loved to dance and play piano. In her younger years, she was a dance rollerskater and enjoyed skiing in Banff, before the lifts. In her later years, she was an avid cribbage player.

Luella is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Darcy (Larry) and numerous grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husbands Roy Cox and Al Robertson and her daughter Joy.

In accordance with Luella’s wishes there will be no service. Condolences may be forwarded through If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, 800, 7015 Macleod Trail S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2K6, Telephone: (403)290-0110,

In living memory of Luella Cox, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road S.E., Calgary, AB, T2X 3J3, Telephone: 403-256-9575.

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