Brent Lee Willcoxson, 61, of Urbana, Iowa, passed away peacefully Saturday, April 24, 2021, at the Dennis & Donna Oldorf Hospice House of Mercy in Hiawatha, Iowa. Per Brent's wishes, cremation has taken place and a Celebration of his Life will be held at a later date. Private inurnment will take place in Bloomfield Cemetery, Bloomfield, Iowa. Murdoch Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Marion is assisting the family.
Brent was born Nov. 28, 1959, in Bloomfield, Iowa, the son of Robert and Jane Ann (Hastings) Willcoxson. He graduated from Linn-Mar High School in 1978. On Feb. 15, 2006, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Brent was united in marriage to Jerry Dirks Hess. Brent worked installing floor covering and then as a truck driver.
He is survived by his wife, Jerry Willcoxson of Center Junction, Iowa; friend, Teresa Barnhart of Urbana; stepsons, Samuel and Kristohpher Hess of Center Junction; stepdaughter, Jennifer Hess of Stanfield, Ore.; brother, Bryan (Tammy) Willcoxson of Princeton, Minn.; sister, Julie (Rhonda) Willcoxson-Morse of Lawrenceburg, Tenn.; and a half-sister, Sue Miller of Missouri.
Brent was preceded in death by his parents.
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