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Cody Robert Hockenberry was born July 25, 1993, in Phoenix, Ariz. He passed away at his residence in Akron, Ohio, on July 23, 2017. He was 23.
Cody's mother, Louise (Campbell) Hockenberry and father, Charles Hockenberry raised him in Mercer, where he graduated in 2011 from Mercer High School.
Akron is where Cody worked as a laborer at JR Wheel, and where he attended church at Akron Baptist Temple.
Cody was a beautiful musician and gifted artist. He had an immense love for people and animals.
He is survived by his parents; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins; the love that completed his life, Margaux (Josh) Hoffenberg of Kortenberg, Belgium; sisters, Gabrielle Godina, of New York City, and Erin Hazel, of Louisiana; brothers, Josh Hager of California, and Michael Broyles of Oregon; and his birth mother Rhea Broyles.

Cody Robert, 23, of Sharon, formerly of Akron, Ohio.
Calling hours: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 3 to 6 p.m. Monday (7-31-17) in Gentle Shepherd Church, 3480 Shenango Valley Freeway, Hermitage. Friends may sign a guestbook at www.flynnfuneralhome.com
Service: Funeral at 6 p.m. Monday (7-31-17) in the church, with Pastor Martin Gentzler officiating.
Burial: Cremation in and arrangements by JOHN FLYNN FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY Inc., 2630 E. State St., Hermitage.
Published on July 28, 2017
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