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Pete Cox

Pete Cox, 55, St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Thursday, October 26, 2017.
He was born June 19, 1962 in St. Joseph, Missouri to Martin and Wilma (Elifritz) Cox.
Pete married Helen Rains December 18, 1987, she survives of the home.
He enjoyed fishing, cooking, playing the guitar and spending time with his family.
Pete was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Theresa Auxier and Esther “Susie” Chughtai; brothers, John Hurt and Kelly Williams; and best friend, Christian Hurt, Sr.
Additional survivors include children, Amy Royle (Josh), Lewis Belcher, Jr., Emily Cox (Arron), and Kyle M. Cox; grandchildren, Avery, Skylee and Sawyer Henry; brothers, Martin Cox (Connie), Aaron Cox; Pete was a proud uncle to 22 nieces and nephews, and several great nieces and nephews.
Farewell Services 1:00 P.M. Thursday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Mount Auburn Cemetery. The family will gather with friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. To donate online please visit Pete’s Tribute Page at and Select Donate Now. Online guest book and obituary at

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
Saint Joseph, MO 64506





1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
Saint Joseph, MO 64506

Cemetery Details


Memorial Park Cemetery

5005 Frederick Ave
St. Joseph , Missouri 64506


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