LEE S. COX, 87, of Fort Wayne, died Tuesday May 31, 2011, at his home. Born on Jan. 8, 1924, in New Goshen, Ind., he was the son of the late Ervin and Lorene (Erwin) Cox. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in WWII, and was a member of American Legion Post 82. In June of 1943, he married Betty Scott, she preceded in him in death on Feb. 4, 2008. He is survived by sons, Robert Lee Cox and Stephen (Margaret) Cox; brothers, Ray (Sue) Cox and Noel (Francis) Cox; grandsons, Timothy (Laura) Francen and Todd Francen; and several great-grandchildren. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Carol Carter; and close family friend, Jaime Martinez. Funeral service is 2:30 p.m. Friday June 3, 2011 at Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services, Highland Park Cemetery Chapel, 2403 E. Wallen Road, with visitation from 1 p.m. until time of service. Burial at Covington Memorial Gardens. Memorials to the .


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Advantage Funeral and Cremation Services
2403 East Wallen Road Fort Wayne, IN 46825
(260) 490-4060

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on June 2, 2011