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Robert Owen Corey

Robert Owen Corey

Male 1931 - 2004  (72 years)

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  • Name Robert Owen Corey 
    Born 6 Aug 1931  Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Education Edward Little High School, Auburn, Maine, graduate, 1949 
    MILF
    Occupation Bob ran Corey's Driving School for many years 
    Occupation Later worked for FISC courriers 
    Occupation Owned Corey's Driving School for many years 
    Social Security Number 007-24-5297  [1
    _MILT
    • United States Marines
    Died 4 Mar 2004  Central Maine Medical Center, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Ruptured colon and heart attacks.
    Buried Mount Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • NEED_GPS
    Notes 
    • He belonged to Kora Shrine and served on Board of Directors for the Crippled Children's Hospital, Springfield, Massachusetts.

      Bob and Flo were divorced in the fall of 1985
    • Robert O. Corey
      Lewiston Sun Journal
      Obituaries | Saturday, March 6, 2004
      1931 - 2004
      LEWISTON - Robert O. Corey, 72, of 234 Lake St., Auburn, died unexpectedly Thursday, March 4, at Central Maine Medical Center, with his family by his side.??Bob was born in Lewiston, Aug. 6, 1931, the son of Walter and Bessie Mildred Akerley Corey. He was educated in Auburn schools and later graduated from Edward Little High School with the Class of 1949.??He later went on to serve his country in the U.S. Marines during World War II. "Bob" owned and operated Corey's Driving School in Auburn, until he retired from the business in 1997. He more recently retired from FISC in Lewiston.??He was a member of the Court Street Baptist Church and a long-time member of Tranquil Lodge 29, A.F. & A.M. and the Scottish Rite Bodies of Maine. He was a member of Kora Shriners, A.A.O.N.M.S., an honorary member of the Arab Patrol, former chairman of the Ambassadors Emeritus, a past director and president of the Androscoggin Shrine Club and a member of Put Stevens Court 107, Royal Order of Jesters. A truly dedicated and hard working Mason and Shriner, he chaired for many years the annual screening clinics held for children needing special care at the Shriners Hospitals for Children.??For 10 years he was an associate member of the Board of the Governors at the Springfield, Mass. Shriners Hospital and was recently elected a full member of that board as the Kora Shrine Center's representative. He was also a member of the Maine Football Referee Association and the Maine Umpire Association. He enjoyed officiating for over 30 years local football, basketball and baseball games.??He is survived by four daughters, Patti and Gary Tapley, Judy Reed, Jan Corey and Linda and Gerry Pelletier; nine grandchildren, Scott Tapley, Erin Tapley, Amanda Boyd, Peter Boyd, Tim and Christine Reed, Chris Reed and Jennifer, Leo Pelletier and Jennifer, Eric and Heather Pelletier and Robert Pelletier; and five great-grandchildren, Lorean and Davynn Reed, Gabrielle and Alyssa Therriault and Evan Pelletier.
    Person ID I2184  Reed
    Last Modified 8 Jul 2018 

    Father Walter Earland Corey,   b. 20 Sep 1904, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Aug 1988, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother Bessie Mildred Akerley,   b. 7 Mar 1907, Newcastle Creek, Canning Parish, Queens County, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1979, Central Maine Medical Center, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 1 Sep 1928  United Baptist Church pastor's home, 336 College St. Lewiston Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Rev. George F. Finnie
    Notes 
    • Married by Rev. George F. Finnie
    Photos
    Bessie and Walter Corey
    Bessie and Walter Corey
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    Bessie and Walter Corey
    Bessie and Walter Corey
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    Family ID F1519  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Florence Marion Keene Greaton,   b. 28 Jul 1931, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 2012, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 4 Jul 1955  Court Street Baptist Church, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Divorced 1985 
    • Bob and Flo were divorced in the fall of 1985
    Children 
     1. (Living) Corey
     2. (Living) Corey
     3. (Living) Corey
    Photos
    Robert and Florence Corey wedding
    Robert and Florence Corey wedding
    Leland Akerley, Flo's sister, Florence & Robert Corey, Duane Hodgkins, Blaine Akerley
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    Robert and Florence Corey wedding
    Robert and Florence Corey wedding
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    Last Modified 20 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F1526  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Aug 1931 - Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Jul 1955 - Court Street Baptist Church, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Mar 2004 - Central Maine Medical Center, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, Androscoggin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Robert Owen Corey
    Robert Owen Corey
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    Headstones
    Robert Owen Corey
    Robert Owen Corey
    Robert Owen Corey

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] Social Security Death Index, U.S. Social Security Administration, 007-24-5297.

    2. [S42] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, Ancestry.com, (The Generations Network, Inc., Provo, UT, USA, 2003).