Erik W. Hoxie, 20, of Lecanto, Florida passed away suddenly Saturday, August 11, 2018 in Hudson, Florida. He was born in West Palm Beach, FL on August 5, 1998, the son of Kenneth Hoxie and Mary Jensen. He was a member of the 2016 graduating class of the Frank W. Springstead High School in Spring Hill, FL.
Erik is survived by his fiancé Cassandra Julien of Port Saint Lucie, FL; father Kenneth Hoxie of West Palm Beach, FL; mother Mary Jensen and stepfather Robert Cooper of Lecanto, FL; brother Christopher Hoxie of Lecanto, FL; maternal grandparents Eva and Charles Jensen of Lecanto, FL; paternal grandparents Kenneth and Gayetana Hoxie of West Palm Beach, FL; uncles Andrew Jensen and his wife Jessica of Las Vegas, NV; and Edward Jensen and his wife Mirna of Houston, TX; aunts Margaret Copeland of Beverly Hills, FL and Emily Flositz and her husband Steven of Lake Mary, FL; best friend Glendon Allen of Spring hill, FL,.
Erik’s family will receive friends from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at the Heinz Funeral Home in Inverness, FL. Friends may share memories from 11:30 am to 12:30 p.m. with a Prayer Service beginning at 1:00 pm, with Father Timothy Cummings, officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be sent to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation (www.crohnscolitisfoundation.org). Heinz Funeral Home & Cremation, Inverness, FL.