Roy I. Southcott, Jr.
July 26, 1927 - October 30, 2008
Roy I. Southcott Jr. of Oconomowoc passed away Oct. 30, 2008, at home peacefully, surrounded by his family. Roy was born July 26, 1927, in North Prairie, the son of Roy Sr. and Lillian (nee Ingram) Southcott. He was a devoted husband for more than 60 years to Carole Southcott (nee Stubbs), whom he married May 22, 1948, at DMLC in Oconomowoc.
Roy was a Past Master at the Dousman Masonic Lodge No. 315, F&AM, where he was a 32nd degree Mason and honorary member of the Tripoli Motor Corps. He also was a past president of the Kiwanis Club and a member of Dr. Martin Luther Church in Oconomowoc. He was a self-employed distributor for Golden Guernsey Dairy for 36 years. He enjoyed water skiing, boating, hunting and gardening.
Roy will be deeply missed by his children, Shari (Jim) Franke of Ashippun, Sandra Solheim of Oconomowoc and Gary (Jill) Southcott of Wales; grandchildren, Kirsten, Kimberly, Nicholas and Katie; and also is survived by great-grandchildren, Mason, Livia, Sam, Emma and Noah, along with many other relatives and friends.
Roy is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Robert; and sisters, Marjorie and Janet.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5, at Dr. Martin Luther Church. A Masonic service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at the church, prior to the main funeral service. Visitation will be held from noon until the time of the services. Interment will follow at Summit Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to AngelsGrace Hospice or Dr. Martin Luther Church.
Pagenkopf Funeral Home, 1165 Summit Ave., Highway 67, Oconomowoc, is serving the family. For more information, please call the funeral home at 567-4457 or visit online at www.pagenkopf.com.