Crispin ‘Cris’ James Cox


Cris will be remembered by his wife Louise; daughters, Toni (Warren) Tessari, Tracy (Kelly) Mock; daughter-in-law, Maryann; grandchildren Jasmine (Eric) Hamilton, Bailey (Jonathan) Cox, Grady and Zoe Mock and numerous family and friends.

Cris was predeceased by his first wife Barbara McCallum in 1966, his son David in 2018 and his parents, Anne Cox in 1970 and James Cox in 1974.

He was raised in Halifax, Nova Scotia until the age of 12 when his parents moved to Toronto.  After working in different areas, including owning a gas station with a friend, he answered an ad for the Zurich Insurance Company, was transferred to Edmonton Branch in 1965 and spent the rest of his working life in Insurance, which he truly enjoyed.

He enjoyed cars, sports, biking, camping, traveling and especially being with his family, he always said that having nine brothers-in-law after being an only child was the best thing ever.

A Celebration of Cris’s Life will be held on Friday, September 14, 2018 at Church at South Edmonton, 9908 – 67 Ave, NW, Edmonton at 1:00 pm.

In lieu of flowers memorial tributes can be made to the Canadian Heart & Stroke Foundation,
5241 Calgary Trail NW, Suite 144
Edmonton, Alberta T6H 5G8

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Celebration of Life
The Church at South Edmonton

9908 - 67 Avenue NW Edmonton AB T6E 0G2 CA

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Dale Hagen

We in the insurance industry, saw Chris as being the person we would all like to be. He will be dearly missed.

Sincere condolences to Louise & family

Dennis & Jeanne Hill

Louise & Family, our thoughts are with you as you face this loss.

It was a special blessing to have known Cris over the years. He was a great companion on bicycle trips, canoeing trips and backpacking trips. He always had energy to keep doing things he loved We were always encouraged by his smile and his confidence that God had special blessings in store.

Dennis & Jeanne Hill

Marce Hall

Louise and family. I am thankful to have been involved in the insurance industry with Chris. He was a gentleman and well regarded, respected for his knowledge and expertise.
We were neighbours for a few years. As a man of faith you are going to your reward and eternal peace. Praise God.

Yvonne and Don McLachlan

Louise and family: We always enjoyed visiting with Cris at various family functions throughout the years. Our condolences to all of you. Love Don & Yvonne

Park Powell

Cris was a special man of God and was loved by many.
Aline and I share your loss and pray God’s blessings upon your family during this difficult time.

Blessing and Blessing.

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