Everett "Lamar" Cosby

Cosby, Everett "Lamar" Of Waukesha. Found peace on Sat., Feb. 22, 2014, at AngelsGrace Hospice, at the age of 82 years. Beloved husband of Donna for 57 years. Loving father of Mark Cosby (Kathy Corsi). Proud grandfather of Zachary, Brett and Jenna. Dear brother Jane (Larry) Robinson, of Staunton, VA, Carol Vandevender, of Hurricane, WV, Joy (Charles) Ott, of Newark, OH and the late Lowell Cosby. Lamar was a social worker for Wisconsin Division of Children and Youth in Rhinelander, Wisconsin Rapids and Madison. He then became the Director of Methodist Children Service of Wisconsin in Madison. From 1976-1999, he was the Executive Director of Children's Service Society of Wisconsin. He retired from the agency on Feb. 5, 1999. He was on the Board of Directors of the Mendota Grid Iron Club and served as the Satellite Director of the Milwaukee Chapter. He was also on the Board of the Waukesha County Community Dental Clinic. He was an avid traveler, visiting 6 continents with his wife. He was also a big fan of the Wisconsin Badgers and Green Bay Packers. He enjoyed the theater and playing golf. There will be a time of gathering on Thurs., Feb. 27, from 3:30PM, until time of Memorial Service at 5:00PM, at CHURCH AND CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME, 380 Bluemound Rd., Waukesha (on the corner of Hwy J and Hwy JJ, about 2 blocks south of Hwy J). In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Lamar's name to the , N19 W24350 Riverwood Dr., Waukesha, WI 53188.
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Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Feb. 25, 2014