88, born in Bernadotte, Illinois on August 27, 1925 and passed away on August 13, 2014. He is survived by Lois, his loving wife of 69 years; son, Bruce; grandson, KC (Rebecca Wilkinson); granddaughter, Tracy; great-grandchildren, Frankie, Gabriel, Gibran and Piper and numerous nieces and nephews. His quiet strength, patience, love and support will be greatly missed by all. He was preceded in death by his son, Kimler; parents, Charles and Mary Corey (Smith); sister, Gayella Corey (Masten) and brother, Ray. He was a farmer in Illinois until the family moved to Tucson in 1960, where he was a grocery store manager, wholesaler and property manager. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at East Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Tucson Food Bank. Arrangements by EAST LAWN PALMS MORTUARY.