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Rickey Lee Cox

June 14, 1947 ~ July 1, 2021 (age 74)

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York - Rickey Lee Cox, age 74, of York, died at 4:37 PM, on Thursday, July 1, 2021, at York Hospital.

Born June 14, 1947, in York, the son of the late Dale and Kathryn (Markey) Cox, he was a United States Marine Corps veteran during the Vietnam War and retired from Precision Components as a welder. He was also a member of the Marine Corp Detachment and the Dover Lions Club.

Mr. Cox is survived by two daughters, Melissa A. Copenheaver and her husband Christopher of Dover, and Stephanie L. Cox of York; and two grandchildren, Jensen R. Copenheaver and Cassidy R. Copenheaver.

Funeral services are scheduled for 10:30 AM, Thursday, July 8, 2021, at The Semmel Chapel of Workinger Semmel Funeral Home and Cremation, 849 East Market Street, York, with Pastor Abby Leese officiating. Viewing will be from 9:30-10:30 AM. Burial will be in Prospect Hill Cemetery, with military rites presented by the York County Veterans Honor Guard.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to VisionCorps (in memory of Rickey Cox), 244 North Queen Street, Suite 301, Lancaster, PA 17603.

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July 8, 2021

9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Workinger Semmel Funeral Homes and Cremation
849 East Market Street
York, PA 17403

Funeral Service
July 8, 2021

10:30 AM

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