Wayne Cox, 64, of Donnellson, passed away at 3:27 A.M. Monday March 24, 2008 at the University of Iowa Hospital & Clinics in Iowa City.
Born December 13, 1943 at Hammond, Indiana the son of Walter & Nancy Smith Cox. He married Cheryl Hoover they later divorced.
Survivors include his son Wayne Cox II of Donnellson, one daughter Michelle Van Velkinburgh of Keokuk, his significant other Kelly Brown of Donnellson, his mother Connie Cox of Lowell, Indiana, four grandchildren, two brothers: Larry (Juanita) Cox of Momence, Illinois and Jerry Cox of Lowell, Indiana; two sisters: Shirley (Ted) Hoover of Marshall, Indiana, Connie Cox of Lowell, Indiana and
Also surviving are several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, son-in-law Terry Van Velkinberg, and nine siblings.
Wayne was a mechanic at Brett’s Automotive in Kahoka, Missouri. A former member of the Kahoka Moose Lodge. He attended the Methodist Church and enjoyed fishing.
The family will meet with friends from 2-3:00 P.M. Thursday March 27, 2008 at the Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory in Donnellson.
The memorial service for Wayne Cox will be held at 3:00 P.M. Thursday March 27, 2008 at the Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home & Crematory in Donnellson with Rev. Barb Krueger officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Indiana.
A memorial has been established in his memory.