Ronald Lloyd Cox
June 9, 1941 ~ July 1, 2022
Resided in: Rye, CO
Ronald Lloyd Cox, 81, went home to the Lord, on Friday, July 1, 2022. Ronald was born in Alamosa, Colorado on June 9, 1941, to Arthur and Jane Cox. Ronald loved spending time with his children and sisters, camping, hiking, bicycle riding, photography, and being a locksmith. Ronald served his country as a corpsman in the Navy, and his community as a Pueblo Police Officer for over 30 years. After retiring from the Police Department, he worked as a local locksmith. He spent the last 8 years of his life working around his home and riding bikes on the weekend.
Ronald is survived by his wife Barbara; sons, Greg (Janet) and Daniel (Penny); sisters, Beverly Johnston Maes, Melinda Cox and Deanna Schwalm (Don); Grandchildren, Amber, Melody, Bryan, Kenith, Nicole, Matthew, Heather and Joseph; step-granddaughters, Jacquelyn and Kennedi; and 20 great-grandchildren; and multiple nieces and nephews.
Ronald is preceded in death by his father, Arthur; mother, Margery Jane; sister, Roberta Barrett; and daughter, Karen Smith.
He was a member of the NRA, Central & Southern Colorado Locksmith Association, USCCA member, and Nature & Wildlife Discovery Center. Ronald was a good man that was dedicated and loyal. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, August 6, at 1 p.m. at the Nature and Wildlife Center Pavilion, 5200 Nature Center Rd, Pueblo, CO 81003.
Life Celebration: August 6, 2022 1:00 pm
Nature Center of Pueblo
5220 Nature Center Road
Pueblo, CO 81003