|Birth: ||Feb. 18, 1928|
|Death: ||Aug. 23, 2012|
J. Frank Corry Sr., born to Benjamin and Mattie Lou Corry on February 18, 1928 in Prosper, Texas passed away on August 23, 2012 at the age of 84.
Mr. Corry is survived by Joyce Callaway Corry, his wife of 47 years; 7 children: Judy Huether Corry, Janis Lhotka (Jim), Thomas Frank Corry (Monica), Renee Stewart, Lisa Schmoekel (Dean), Lyta Theiss (Billy) and J. Frank Corry Jr. (Laura); 15 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. He is also survived by 5 sisters residing in McKinney and Henderson, Texas: Mary Schuler, Dorothy Ronan, Ora Evelyn Appelbee, Oleta Jenkins and Mattie Maloney.
Mr. Corry served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was an observer on the USS Shangri-la aircraft carrier at the test of the atomic bomb at Bikini Atoll. He also served in the Korean Campaign.
When he was discharged from the Navy, Mr. Corry became a letter carrier for the U.S. Post Office and retired after 30 years of service. He was a letter carrier in Seguin for part of that time.
Funeral services were held August 27, 2012 in Seguin at Goetz Funeral Home. Interment followed at Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park with military honors.
Aransas Pass Progress Posted: Friday, August 24, 2012 4:17 pm | Updated: 8:28 am, Mon Aug 27, 2012
Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park
Created by: Slick
Record added: Dec 30, 2012
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