Richard Harold Cox Jr, age 57, of Lakeville, Ohio passed away Friday August 24, 2018 at his home following a period of declining health.
Private family services will be held at a later date. Those wishing to share a memory or make online condolences may do so by visiting www.alexanderfhinc.com.
Family suggests memorial contributions be made to Alexander Funeral Home, P.O. Box 108, Millersburg, Ohio 44654, to help defray the cost.
Richard was born April 6, 1961 in Toledo, Ohio and was the son of Richard Harold and Colleen (Idema) Cox Sr. He had a great passion for John Deere tractors, enjoyed sitting on his porch and being outdoors with his beloved dog, Blacky.
He is survived by three children, Jessica Cox of South Carolina, Michelle Schlegel of Wooster, Ohio and Ricky Cox of Mansfield, Ohio; six grandchildren, Jacob Pattison, Quenton Pattison, Shane Pattison, Aden Avila, Asher Schlegel and Axton Schlegel; five sisters, Susan (Bernard) Bell, Loretta Hopkins, Barb (Terry) Sparr, Joanne (Rick) Meyers, and Karen Conkle; numerous nieces and nephews; his first wife, Lisa Caldwell of South Carolina; and his second wife, Edna Gardner of Coshocton, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Cathy Reynolds; and his wife, Sherilyn Rising-Cox.