Jack Matthew CODY

Jack Matthew Cody

SOUTH BEND, IN – Jack Matthew Cody, 50, passed away peacefully with his family by his side, Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, at the Center for Hospice Care, South Bend, Ind., after a brief, courageous battle with cancer.

Jack was born in Jeffersonville, Ind., on June 21, 1963, to the late William F. and Marjorie B. (Miller) Cody.

He was preceded in death by his sister, Jane M. (Cody) Evans.

Jack is survived by daughter, Kristen Sikorski of South Bend; twin brother, John M. Cody of South Bend; brother, William (Michelle) Cody; sister, Ann (Kent) Janes; nephews and niece: Zach, Matt, and Kate Janes, all of Springfield, Ill.; and brother-in-law, Eddie Evans of Virden, Ill.

Jack worked as a cook at the DoubleTree by Hilton in South Bend; he had previously worked at Illini Country Club in Springfield, Ill.

He was an enthusiastic St. Louis Cardinals baseball fan and an avid golfer. Jack especially enjoyed golf outings with his brothers.

A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at Fellowship House, 1428 Calvert St., South Bend, IN., from 1–5 p.m.

Memorials, in appreciation for support and services, may be made in Jack's memory to: RiverBend Cancer Services, 919 E. Jefferson Blvd., Ste. 401, South Bend, IN 46617. website: www.RiverBendCancerServices.org.

Elkhart Cremation Services is entrusted with arrangements.

To leave a message for the family, please visit www.legacy.com/obituaries/sj-r.

Funeral Home

Elkhart Cremation Services - Elkhart
2100 W. Franklin Street  Elkhart, IN 46516

Published in The State Journal-Register on Sept. 29, 2013