ASHTON — Neville Cox died peacefully at Serenity Home in Oregon, on Oct. 28, 2019 at the age of 71.
He was born Sept. 16, 1948 in Aurora, to Stanley and Joyce Cox. He attended East Aurora High School in Aurora. He was veteran of the Vietnam War in the United States Army. He married his loving wife in August of 1977. Over the years he worked as both a microscope and maintenance repairman. He enjoyed woodworking, golf, fishing, and being with family.
He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Susan Cox; son Justin (Jeanne) Cox of Wheaton; daughter Mandy Cox-Glasener of Villa Park; son Robert (Holly) Cox of Hanover Park and daughter Tara (Corey) Buerkman of Muncie, Ind. and his grandchildren Jordan and Avery.
He is preceded in death by his parents and brother David Cox.
The family is holding a private memorial service in his honor.