Obituary: Merriett A. Cox

November 15, 1963 ~ September 10, 2022

Merriett A. Cox II, 58, of Sturgeon Bay, died Saturday, September 10, 2022.

He was born November 15, 1963 in Traverse City, MI, the son of the late Andrew and Merry (Cox) Nickerson. Merriett was a talented musician throughout his life. Life had its difficulties, and Merriett struggled to do his best. He was a kind soul who loved his family, nature, and animals.

Surviving family member include his three children, Nichole Conners, Christopher Cox, and Sierra Cox; dear friend, Shelly Landon; and sister, Donna Cox-Harrington of Brighton, MI; nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Preceding him in death were his parents and six sisters.

Private family gathering time was held.

Huehns Funeral Home, Inc. & Door County Crematory LLC in Sturgeon Bay are assisting the Cox family. Expressions of sympathy, memories, and photos of Merriett may be shared with his family through his tribute page at