Lois V. Pool, 82

Lois V. Pool, age 82, of Plymouth, formerly of Maple Plain, passed away Monday, June 5, 2017, after a courageous battle with cancer.

A memorial service will take place Saturday, June 17 at 11 a.m. at Village Ev. Free Church in Independence. There will be a gathering of family and friends from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church, prior to the service. Inurnment will be in Lewis Cemetery, Maple Plain.

Arrangements are with the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.

Lois was born Aug. 18, 1934, in Burritt Township, IL, to Wilfred and Margaret (Whiteside) Cox.

A loving and wonderful mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, Lois was “as sweet as her cookies;” you never left her home hungry.

A hard-working farm wife, she had also worked at and retired from Target in Minnetonka.

Lois was preceded in death by her parents; sister Barbara Cox; sister-in-law Donna Cox; nephews Rodney and Danny Cox; great niece Rebecca Winkler; and father of her children Robert Pool.

She is survived by her children: Bruce, Douglas (Sabrina), Darrell (Shelly), Cheryl (Vernon) Schlosser, and Connie (Todd) Hanson; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and brothers Bill (Barbara) Cox, and Charles Cox.

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