Joan Virginia Cox 92, of Chandler, AZ, went home to be with our Lord on 2/22/10. Joan was born on 2/13/18 in St. Louis, Missouri and moved to Phoenix in 1949. She retired as an executive secretary after a 25 year career at Arizona Public Service. She loved singing and was a longtime choir member at many Lutheran churches. She also enjoyed traveling throughout the U.S. and Europe. Additionally, she was an active volunteer who worked with both young students and senior citizens. Joan is survived by her daughter Joyce (Bruce) Jensen of Yuma, son Jon (Sue) Cox of Chandler, six grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 27, 2010 at Gethsemane Lutheran Church, 1035 E. Guadalupe Rd. in Tempe, AZ. Memorial donations can be made, in her name, to Gethsemane Church.