Dale Eugene Cox, 55, of Marietta, Ohio died Tuesday, July 8, 2014. He was born on April 7, 1959 in Nelsonville, Ohio, the son of Dale Elmer and Mary Josephine Huck Cox.
He was a 1977 graduate of Marietta High School, a member of the Plumbers & Pipefitters Local #168, and a member of St. Marys Basilica of the Assumption. Dale was an avid bicycle rider and hiker and enjoyed the many trails around Marietta.
He is survived by two sons, Samuel James Cox and Shawn Matthew Cox, both of Marietta; father, Dale Cox (Jane), Whipple; three sisters, Debbie Calhoun (Greg), Pickerington; Martha Cox, Marietta; Sharon Hill (Dugan), Caldwell; two nephews, Brian Hill and Jonathan Calhoun; and one niece, Ashley Hill.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Mary Jo Huck Cox, grandparents: Harvey H. and Anna Cox and Clarence E. and Emma Huck.
There will be no funeral service or visitation.
Donations may be made to St. Mary's School, 320 Marion St., Marietta, Ohio 45750 or to the donors choice.
Online condolences may be made at www.hadleyfh.com