William C. Wilcox, 66, of Athens, died Sunday morning, December 26, 2010 at Riverside Methodist Hospital.
Born August 26, 1944 in The Plains, he was the son of the late Bettie Finnearty Cohen.
He was a graduate of Athens High School and a US Air Force Veteran. He moved to North Dakota where he raised his children and was a truck driver for many years for Super Valu. He moved back to Athens six years ago after retirement.
He is survived by two children, Bruce (Chrisi) Wilcox of Anaheim, CA, Jennifer (Nicole) Wilcox of Minneapolis, MN; his fiance, Judy Roberts of Athens; his fiance’s children, Jesse (Shawna) Roberts of Murray City, Susan Barron of Athens, Charles Roberts of Athens; grandchildren, Tre Barron, Olivia Barron, Tyler Roberts, Kylie Roberts; two brothers, Dave (Sandy) Cohen of Athens, Jim (Georgie) Cohen of Athens.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Linda.
Services will be Wednesday at 11:00 AM at Hughes-Moquin Funeral Home with Rev. Joel Harbarger officiating. Burial will be in The Plains Cemetery where military services will be conducted by the American Legion, Athens VFW and Albany VFW. Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday one hour prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, contributions made be made to: The VA Fisher House, 3200 Vine Street, Cincinnati, OH 45220.
You may send the family a message of sympathy at www.hughesmoquinfuneralhome.com.