Salt Lake Retired Firefighters Association


In Memory . . .

Stephen Robert Cox
1955 ~ 2011

Stephen Robert Cox, age 55, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, August 28, 2011 in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Born December 21, 1955 in Salt Lake City, Utah the son of Robert D. and Veon Hutchings Cox. Married Karen Lewis in 1997. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and friend. Family always came first for Steve, but work was one of his passions. Steve was currently employed with the South Davis Metro Fire Agency as Fire Marshall since September 1989. He was also a board member of numerous Fireman's Associations across the nation. He loved riding his Harley, making his famous salsa, camping, family barbeques, but mostly spending time with his grandkids. He loved traveling and was a very hard worker.
Survived by his wife of 14 years; 5 children: Sarah (Brent), Tony (Alayne), Becky (Curtis), Buck (Lindy), Nate (Mary); grandchildren: McKenna, Alex, Rian, Jesica, Zander, Easton, Tyson, Kaylee, Mason, Reily Parker; his father, Robert (Carolyn); siblings: Susan (Ken), Julie (Mike), Duran (Teresa), and Dan (Wendy). He was preceded in death by his mother, Veon and grandson, Parker.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, September 2, 2011 at the Bountiful/Woods Cross Regional Center, 835 North 400 East, North Salt Lake where a viewing will be held Thursday evening from 5:30 - 9:00 p.m.A private family viewing will be held Friday morning Interment-Bountiful City Cemetery. Online guest book at
Published in Salt Lake Tribune on August 31, 2011



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