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Roger Wayne Cox

September 2, 1942 October 22, 2018
Roger Wayne Cox
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Roger Wayne Cox

It is with great sadness that the family of Roger Wayne Cox announces his passing on Monday, October 22, 2018 in Sacramento, Ca. at age 76. While surrounded by his loving family, he went to be with the lord.

Roger Cox was born in Susanville Ca. to Finis and Ada Cox on September 2nd, 1942. He spent his childhood & teenage years in Burney, Ca. Just After graduating High School he enlisted & served 2 years in the U.s. Navy as an aviation mechanic. Shortly after an honorable discharge, he moved to Sacramento & met the love of his life, Kathleen. The two were married on September 10th, 1966 in Reno, Nv. together the two of them raised 5 boys, 17 Grandchildren & 11 Great grand children. He loved each and every one of them with all of his heart. Roger was a self made entrepreneur in steel fabrication & an innovator in his field of Modular foundation systems & Earthquake resistant bracing. He was honest & well respected as a businessman in Sacramento for over 41 years. Roger was an avid golfer who loved the game of golf. He recorded an amazing feat of 3 holes in one while playing. He was a member of Valley High Country Club for 30+ years. Roger loved South Lake Tahoe which he frequented throughout his life. He was involved in Fruitridge Little League, & received many accolades in skeet & trap shooting, a great pool player, bowler, loved driving fast, & had many hotrods throughout his life. He was preceded in death by both his parents & eldest son Edward. Roger is survived by his wife of 52 years Kathleen Cox, children Greg, Dennis, Scott(Nancy), & Curtis(Coral), His Brother Sonny, brother in laws, sister in laws, many Nieces, nephews, best friend Don Clark(Linda) & countless other close friends.

A Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 am, Friday, November 2nd at East Lawn memorial park & Mortuary in Elk Grove. A Celebration of Life will follow.

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10:00 AM 11/2/2018 10:00:00 AM
East Lawn Elk Grove Memorial Park & Mortuary

9189 E. Stockton Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA 95624

East Lawn Elk Grove Memorial Park & Mortuary
9189 E. Stockton Blvd. Elk Grove 95624 CA
United States

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East Lawn Elk Grove Memorial Park Final Resting Place

9189 E. Stockton Blvd
Elk Grove, CA 95624

9189 E. Stockton Blvd Elk Grove 95624 CA
United States

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