Dec. 27, 1931 Detroit Lakes Becker County Minnesota, USA
Mar. 8, 2012 Kent King County Washington, USA
OBITUARY Courneya, Charles Leo, Friday, 06 April 2012 Kent Reporter, Kent, WA.
Charles Leo Courneya, 80, Kent resident passed away March 8, 2012 at home. He had been in declining health for several years. He was born December 27, 1931, Detroit Lakes, MN. Charles graduated from Kent-Meridian, June, 1951. He served in U. S. Navy from June 13, 1951 until June 6, 1955 and was honorably discharged in San Diego, CA. Charles was preceded in death by his parents John and Marybelle Courneya; brothers Joseph, James and Michael and sister Charlotte. He is survived by Jon Courneya, Michelle (Courneya) Rosselot, Charles and Patrick Robison; grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brothers John and Daniel Courneya; sisters Clarice and Areilia Courneya; Frances Breen and grandson Gordon Courneya; nieces and nephews. Cremation will be handled by Marlatt, Kent, WA. Interment Tahoma National Cemetery, graveside services April 20, 2012, 1:30 p.m. Friends are invited to say good bye. May He Rest In Peace.
If I should die before the rest of you, Break not a flower, nor inscribe a stone. Nor, when I am gone, speak in a Sunday tone. But be the usual selves that I have known. Weep if you must, Parting is hell. But life goes on, So...sing as well. REST IN PEACE