The Ottumwa Courier

April 2, 2013

Charles Wilcox Jr., 37, Eldon


ELDON — Charles S. “Chuck” Wilcox Jr., 37, of 3778 42nd Ave. Eldon died March 29, 2013 at the Ottumwa Regional Health Center.

He was born June 28, 1975 in Iowa City to Charles and Carla Jean Huggins Wilcox Sr. He married Dawn Marie Harrison July 7, 2007.

Chuck attended Cardinal Schools and graduated from Indian Hills Community College Commercial Driver Training Course and had received his Welding Certificate.

He had worked for 3 ? years for Wimbco Tank as a Foreman. He had also worked for Jerry Meyers Trucking out of Oskaloosa.  

Surviving is his wife, Dawn; 3 children, Guy Wilcox of Eldon, Maria Wilcox of Colorado and Chase Wilcox who lives at home; 3 step-children; one step-grandchild; his parents, Carla Jean (Jerry) Collett of Eldon and Charles (Connie) Wilcox Sr. of Hedrick; a grandmother, Alice Darlene Huggins of Bloomfield; a brother Brad Wilcox of Kansas City.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Reece Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Clark officiating. Cremation will follow the service.  

Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home with the family present from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Memorials may be made to the family.

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