Philip F. Cody 75, of Wake Forest, passed away peacefully in his home in the early morning on Nov. 8, 2013. He was born in Queens County, New York the son of the late Philip Francis Cody, Sr. and Georgianna Cooper.
Philip was a retired federal prosecutor. After more than a year apart he was reunited with his wife Marion to whom he was lovingly married for 49 years.
A memorial service honoring his life was held Nov. 12, 2013 at Bright Funeral Home.
Philip is survived by his adoring daughter, Stephanie J. Cody and by his grandsons, Connor Wynne and Michael C. Wynne.
He leaves a lasting memory as the finest example of what a man should be in his capacity as a husband, father and grandfather. He was loving, compassionate, dignified and loyal — the embodiment of the very best of men.
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