Charles P. Corey, 88, resident of War Veterans Health Centre and formerly of Pine Tree Village in Moncton, passed away on Wednesday November 6, 2019 at The Moncton Hospital. Born on June 19, 1931 in Moncton, he was the son of the late Hantz "Hank" and Alma (Smith) Corey.
A Korea War veteran, Charles was the owner operator of several businesses for many years.
He is survived by his loving wife, Marion nee Tingley; two daughters: Joanne Corey of Halifax, NS, and Susan Ehrhardt (Geoff) of Mississauga, ON; two sons: Mark (Angela) of Moncton, and Todd; four grandchildren: Jax, Melissa, Corey, and Cayla; one great-granddaughter, Ellexis; Marion’s children: Kenneth (Anne) of Coburg, ON, and Sarah (Chet) of New Hampshire, USA; two sisters: Murielle and Shirley, both of Riverview; as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his first wife, Hermance Landry (2010); a sister, Dorothy, and a brother, Bud.
In accordance to his wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral service. Interment will be in Notre-Dame parish cemetery. In memory of Charles, a contribution to a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Frenette Funeral and Cremation Centre, Moncton (858-1900).
Words of comfort and donations can be made at www.frenettefuneralhome.com.