Dean D. Corey, 87, of Coudersport, passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at Sweden Valley Manor, Coudersport.
Dean was born on July 5, 1931 in Coudersport, the son of the late Glenn and Lida (Roberts) Corey. He was married to Jean L. (Simpier) Corey for 63 years until her passing October 9, 2017.
He was a graduate of Coudersport High School and a veteran of the Air Force. Dean owned and operated his own construction company and built many homes in the area. He was a State Building Inspector and retired as the Maintenance Supervisor for the Coudersport School District.
He was a member of the Sweden Valley United Methodist Church, American Legion Post 192, Coudersport and loved working with his hands.
Surviving are a son, Rod D. Corey of Coudersport; two brothers, Ed and Paul Corey and a sister, Bonnie Reed all of Coudersport, and six grandchildren; Rachel, Ryan, Jedidiah, Brianna, Joshua and Colton.
In addition to his parents and wife, Dean was preceded in death by a daughter, Deborah Haskins, brothers, Hoxie and Rodrick Corey and a sister, Glendora Chilson.
In keeping with Dean’s wishes there will be no visitation or services.
The family suggests contributions in Dean’s name to be made to the Patterson Cancer Center, 1001 E 2nd St, Coudersport, PA 16915.
Arrangements in the care of the Thomas E. Fickinger Funeral Home, Coudersport.