Susan Jane Cox passed away peacefully at her home in Green Valley on Nov. 13, 2012. She is survived by her loving husband, Wick, and many close friends.

Born Susan Conover in Darby, PA in 1945, Susan moved to Arizona and graduated from Northern Arizona University with a degree in Sociology. She met Wick while attending Indiana University of Pennsylvania and received her master's degree in Criminal Justice.

They married in 1977. She worked in the Criminal Justice field until 1995 when she was forced to retire because of heart disease. Her interests were volunteering and genealogy. She loved animals and enjoyed her dogs, Frankie and Lizzie, and her cat, Bebe.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Animal League of Green Valley or the .

A remembrance will be held on Friday, Nov. 30, 2012 at 7 p.m. at the Las Campanas Social Center in Green Valley, 565 W. Bell Tower Drive.

Published in Green Valley News & Sun on Nov. 27, 2012