Chana Cox Funeral Service Video

The service was engaging, entertaining and rewarding with an overflow crowd. She was an impressive woman and I’m delighted we managed to honor her in this way. I’m producing another playbill with memories from the service and beyond…

The Loss of my Mother (my older brother’s eulogy)

Chana Cox created her legacy as she lived: she wrote, passionately, reflexively, and with deep intellectual rigor. I have endless childhood memories of waking up in the morning and finding my way to my mother’s room. She would be at her desk and typing, at a speed that always impressed the heck out of me […]

A Woman of Words (my eulogy)

My mother, Chana Berniker Cox, passed away this Shabbat at dawn in her mountaintop home. I want to share a few things about her. It will, of course, only be a small slice of who she was. My mother was born in Detroit, Michigan. My mom grew up with Yiddish as a first language, only […]