Lois Eleanor Corey
Lois Eleanor Corey
  • January 5, 1927 - January 13, 2018
  • Tucson, Arizona

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Lois Eleanor Corey, born January 5, 1927, in Macomb, Illinois, passed away on January 13, 2018 in Tucson, Arizona, where she lived with her family since 1960. She was preceded in death by her parents, Sidney and Burnice Battin; her loving husband of 69 years, Leonard Dale Corey and her son, Kimler Dale Corey, Sr. She is survived by her son, Bruce Corey; grandson, Kimler Dale Corey, Jr. (Rebecca); granddaughter, Tracy Elaine Corey; four great-grandchildren, Frankie, Gibran, Gabe and Piper Layne; sister, Marcelyn Davis (Del); and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She was a remarkable woman, strong, loyal, dignified, and fiercely independent. She was committed to family, friendship and to being a positive force in the world through her generous gifts to charity and as a living example. She had a full, beautiful life and will be deeply missed. Services will be held at East Lawn Palms Mortuary on Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 2:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions be made in her name to the Alzheimer's Association.