Zachaery Jay “Zach” Cox, 19, of Pierceton, IN passed away on Thursday, November 14, 2013. He was born on March 20, 1994 in Nampa, Idaho to Nicholas J. “Nick” & Michelle L. (Minnick) Cox.
He lived most of his life in the Kosciusko County area, having moved here from Idaho when he was 3 and graduated in 2013 from Whitko High School in South Whitley, IN. He was employed at Biomet in Warsaw and formerly worked at Applebee’s & Taco Bell in Warsaw.
He formerly attended the New Hope Wesleyan Church in Columbia City. He loved the big cities of Chicago & New York, all kinds of music, nature, his dogs, and had an infectious smile.
He is survived by:
Parents – Nick & Michelle Cox of Pierceton
Sister – Alexandra Cox of Pierceton
Brother – Nicholas D. Cox of Pierceton (serving in Okinawa, Japan)
Grandparents – Sandra Minnick of Warsaw and Jay & Carol Cox of Nyssa, OR
Gt. Grandmother – Phyllis Bauer of North Webster
Several aunts, uncles, cousins & friends
Visitation will be from 2:00 - 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at Owen Family Funeral Home, St. Rd. 13 & CR 500N, North Webster, IN. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at the funeral home with Pastor Shane Wilson of the church officiating. Burial will follow at the Hillcrest Cemetery in Pierceton, IN.
Memorial bequest may be given to the Zachaery Cox Funeral Fund, c/o Owen Family Funeral Home, P.O. Box 72, North Webster, IN 46555. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.