Robert Laurence Cox, 84, went to be with Our Lord on June 22, 2022. Formerly of Mystic, CT., he was a resident of Sanibel Island and Fort Myers, FL.
Born in Bronx, New York, he was the son of Laurence and Grace McNulty. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Susan Campbell Cox, daughters; Elizabeth 'Camie' Cox of Mystic, CT., Megen Leah Cox of Frederick, MD., and his beloved son, Matthew who preceded him in death. Brothers are John of Maui, HI., William J. of Killingworth, CT., son- in- law, Blair Wright of Frederick and brother- in- law, David G Campbell, MD, of Hanover, NH.
He graduated from Monson Academy in 1955, Bates College in 1959 and Harvard Business School, Class of 1966. He was employed by Union Carbide and was CEO of Auralux Corp. in Hope Valley, Rhode Island.
His hobbies included woodworking, his dogs, golf, and sailing in the waters of Long Island Sound with his beloved son, Matthew and friends. He was a member of Mason's Island Yacht Club and Ram Island Yacht Club.
He is remembered as intelligent, industrious and devoted to his family. He was a loyal friend.
A service will be held to honor his memory at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be sent to Hope Hospice at 9470 Health Park Circle Fort Myers, FL 33908. Harvey Engelhardt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Please visit the online guest book at www.harvey-engelhardt.com to share condolences and photos.
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