Eugene L. “Boody” Cocroft, 84, of Elkhorn, passed away at his residence on Friday, May 3, 2019. Boody was born Aug. 2, 1934 in Lake Geneva to the late Harry E. and Flora (Rankin) Cocroft. He was the loving father of Kevin E. Cocroft and Shane Morgan. He loved all of his grandchildren including Christopher (DezaRae) Cocroft, Krista Cocroft, Marissa Watkins, Samantha Schaffer; and great-grandchildren AnnaBelle, Alyssa, Austin, MaddaLynn, Christopher, Nevaeh, Cherysh, Payton, Kingston, Princeton “Pooty,” Destiny and Karissa “Red.”
He is also survived by his sister JoAnne Schulz, other family members and many friends. Boody was preceded in death by his parents. A celebration of Boody’s life with food and drinks will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at Freddie’s West End (W4118 Lake Shore Dr., Lake Como) at 2 p.m. with full Military Honors at 3 p.m.
Inurnment will be held at a later date at the Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Union Grove. Steinke-Lazarczyk Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Lake Geneva, Wisconsin is proudly serving the family.