Jon Cockrel Obituary
Here is Jon Cockrel’s obituary. Please accept Echovita’s sincere condolences.
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Jon Cockrel of Metropolis, Illinois, who passed away on June 8, 2021, at the age of 79, leaving to mourn family and friends. Family and friends are welcome to send flowers or leave their condolences on this memorial page and share them with the family.
He was predeceased by : his parents, Wayne Cockrel and Mary Ethel Cockrel (Call); and his brother Robert Wayne Cockrel. He is survived by : his wife Betty Jean Brenningmeyer; his children, Timothy Cockrel (Beth) of Bremerton, WA and Jill Cobb (Matthew) of St. Louis; his grandchildren, Ryan Cockrel (Robin) of Bremerton, WA, Benjamin Cockrel of Yakima, WA, Madeline, Nathan, Ian Cobb of St. Louis, Emily Coates (William) of Tacoma, WA and Mac Everitt of Mountlake Terrace, WA; and his great grandchildren, Paisley, Sam Cockrel of Bremerton, WA, Mary-Ellen, Maggie and Clara Coates of Tacoma, WA.. He is also survived by his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and enjoyed the many dear friends.
Visitation was held on Sunday, June 13th 2021 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the First United Methodist Church (100 E 5th St, Metropolis, IL 62960). A funeral service was held on Monday, June 14th 2021 at 11:00 AM at the same location. A graveside service was held on Monday, June 14th 2021 at the Metropolis Memorial Gardens (2824 North Ave, Metropolis, IL 62960).