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Cody Zander

January 21, 1967 December 13, 2019
Cody Zander
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Cody Hathaway Zander, age 52 of Everson, passed away Friday, December 13, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Hospital from complications of Pneumonia.

Cody was born January 21, 1967 in St. Anthony, Idaho to Arlo and Brenda Hathaway. He was later adopted and raised by Ray and Linda Zander in Lynden.

Cody graduated from Lynden High School in 1985. Cody enjoyed FFA and his time on the field for Lynden high school football. After graduation he went on to Arizona Automotive Institute earning certification in automotive repair. He worked for S & S Equipment and Repair in Everson. In 2004 he moved to Sumner. WA then back to Everson in 2018.

Cody loved hunting with his dog Rocky, guns, fishing, music, fast cars and all things mechanical. He enjoyed growing vegetables in his garden and the weekly trips to Lummi Island hanging out with family at the cabin.

Cody married Virginia Fochtman in 1991 and together had three children Jonathan, Timothy and Mary. They later divorced.

Cody is preceded in death by nephew Kevin Fochtman, uncle Ken Pyeatt, and Rocky his black lab and hunting partner.

Cody is survived by children Jonathan (Nicole) Hathaway, Timothy Hathaway, and Mary (Drake) Niccoli; grandchildren William, Hailey, Katie, and Arabella; special friend Regina Scott, mother Brenda Corey, parents Ray and Linda Zander, siblings Shane (Barbie) Hathaway, Shannon Hathaway, Tiffany (Mark) Hathaway-Guimaraes, Bob Zander, Tammy Zander, Chris Zander, and Donald Zander; nephews Anthony Hathaway, Andrew (Ofa) Hathaway, and Alex Hathaway; nieces Diana Zander, Ashley Zander, Michelle Zander, and Kellie Fochtman; mother in law Gay Booth, brother in law Kevin (Cassandra) Fochtman, and lifelong friend Joe Hicks.

A celebration of life service will be announced at a later date. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Gillies Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

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