Marie Cox Broderick, age 94, passed away quietly on Friday, February 6, 2015, at her home, while she was sleeping. She was born September 22, 1920, in Rockville, Utah, to Arthur Delano and Cora Haight Cox. She married her sweetheart, Clement H. Broderick, from Emery, Utah, in the St. George LDS Temple on September 16, 1941.
She was a faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and held many positions, including Relief Society President, Temple Worker and served a mission with her husband. She loved Family History and making quilts. She also loved singing duets with her husband as she played her accordion to his guitar, entertaining at many places. She will be missed by family and friends.
Her siblings are: Alma (Angie) Cox, Elmer (Pauline) Cox, Lenna (Art) Wilcock, Robert Lenoir (Mary) Cox, Evan (Mathelyn) Cox, Bernice (LaMar) Broderick, Amelda (Budd) Wilcox, Luelma Bradford and Sherwin (Ann Marie) Broderick.
Marie has 10 children: Glenna (Larry) Fletcher, Anita (Alma) Fletcher, Janeen Jensen (Richard), Roger (Linda) Broderick, Joyce (Dennis) Johnson, Bert (Maggie) Broderick, Viona (Dave) Evans, Betty Martin, LaVon (Janiece) Broderick and Antone (Kara) Broderick; 47 grandchildren; and 96 great-grandchildren.
- Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 14, at 11 a.m. at the St. George LDS Flood Street Chapel, 85 South 400 East, St. George, Utah.
- Visitations will be held Friday, from 6-7:30 p.m. at Metcalf Mortuary, 288 West St. George Blvd, and on Saturday, from 9-10:30 a.m. at the LDS Chapel prior to services.
- Interment will be held Monday, Feb. 16, at 1 p.m. in the Emery City Cemetery, Emery, Utah.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Metcalf Mortuary, 435-673-4221. For condolences, full obituary, and funeral listings please visit the Metcalf Mortuary website.