Summary: longtime Florida motel businessman and great-grandson of legendary Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show founding member and frontiersman William F. Cody who was briefly in the national spotlight at age 63 in September 2008 when he made his 1,000th parachute jump before landing in Mentock Park in Cody, Wyoming to a gathering of friends and well-wishers with intent of introducing them to the sport as an experienced former skydiving paratrooper known for his adventurous spirits.
Cause of Death: Ultralight aircraft accident
Born: April 22, 1945
Died: February 14, 2013
Location: Vero Beach, Florida