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Wednesday January 9th, 2019
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Wednesday January 9th, 2019

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Matthew R. Cox

Matthew R. Cox, 47 of Streator passed away Friday afternoon (January 4, 2019) at OSF St. Francis Medical Center, Peoria.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday evening at 8 PM at the Winterrowd Funeral Home.  A visitation will be held from 5 – 8 PM at the funeral home with cremation rites following services.  Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park at a later date.

Matt was born on April 11, 1971 in Streator to Terrence L. and Donalda (McDermaid) Cox Sr.

He is survived by daughters Cassie (Charles) Sherwood of Streator and Rachel Cox of Ransom, granddaughters Isabella and Taylor, Fiancée Sally Chapman of Streator, his father Terrence (Lois) Cox of LaSalle, brothers Terrence (Jamie) Cox Jr of Saunemin, Don (Chris) Cox of Streator, Michael (Yolanda Williams) Mauk of Streator and Nathan (Tina Peck) Mauk of Cape Coral, FL, sister Tammy (Andy) Geiss of Streator, several nieces and nephews, aunts Henrietta Carnduff and Barbara Martin both of Streator.

Matt attended Streator High School and was employed by Sigan America in Ottawa.  Matt enjoyed playing golf, fishing, camping and was an avid Chicago Cubs, Chicago Bears, and Blackhawks fan.

Memorials may be made to his family.

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Gonna miss your jokes the most Matt. You were a good guy with a heart of gold. Rest in Peace brother.

James Jan 10 2019 12:00 AM

You seemed like a great guy. I wasn't on his shift but I was working a job that if there was a problem with something I would go to him or he would talk to me if there was a mistake on stuff if he was still at work when the problem arised

Josh Mehn Jan 7 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Matthew Cox

Lisa Mangruem Jan 6 2019 12:00 AM

Matt you were an awesome guy. Rest in peace.
Jenny Malnar

Jenny Jan 6 2019 12:00 AM

Rest Easy, Matt!

Hal Jan 6 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Matthew Cox

Deb Salisbury Jan 6 2019 12:00 AM

Matt will be missed. Prayers to the family

Tracy May Jan 6 2019 12:00 AM

Prayers of comfort for family. Rest in peace matt.

Howard Peek Jan 6 2019 12:00 AM

You will be truly missed. RIP

Becky Schuchmann ( Bruce ) Jan 6 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Matthew Cox

Patti Bjorklund Jan 6 2019 12:00 AM

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