Aaron Lee Hocker passed away on November 27th, 2020 at Saint Luke’s Hospice House surrendered by his family after a courageous 1 ½ year battle with Metastatic Colon Cancer after multiple surgeries, radiation, and chemotherapy. Aaron was strong willed and always has a smile and hello for everyone he met. Aaron was born on September 14th, 1977 in Harrisonville, MO to Terry Hocker and Pamela Hocker, raised in Lee’s Summit, MO with his sister Tammy. He went to school at Pleasant Lea Elementary, Pleasant Lea Junior High, and Lee’s Summit High School where he played one year of football. He had been working at XPO Logistics Trucking Company.
Aaron’s passions were his family, traveling with his beautiful wife Mia, and watching the Chiefs and Falcons football games. He was a competitor like his father, loved being knuckled up on his computer playing games at all hours with this daughter and friends all over the U.S.
Aaron was preceded in death by his father, Terry Hocker. He is survived by his wife Mia Hocker, daughters Paige, Jocelyn, Amelia, and his granddaughter Onna. He is also survived by his mother Pamela Hocker and sister Tammy Dietrich. His Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephew, and extended family all loved him dearly.
A special thank you to all his doctors, nurses, technicians and hospital staff at the Cancer Specialists both at Saint Luke’s East and Plaza locations. Saint Luke’s Hospice House in Kansas City for their compassionate care for Aaron. He is with his Dad once again under God’s watch.
Services will be held Saturday, December 5th, 2020 at the Langsford Funeral Home in Lee’s Summit. Visitation at 10:00 AM and service to follow at 11:00 AM. Donations may be made to Lee’s Summit American Cancer Society. Arrangements under the direction of Langsford Funeral Home at 115 West 3rd Street, Lee’s Summit, MO 64063.