David L. Cory, 73

David L. Cory, 73, of Wampum passed away Saturday, May 23, 2020 at UPMC – Jameson Hospital following a brief illness.

Born October 24, 1946 at home in Wampum, he was the son of the late John and Alyce (Allen) Cory.

David was a graduate of Mohawk High School. He worked as a Water Treatment Operator at the former Republic and LTV Steel Companies in Beaver Falls. He was a member of the Ellwood City Eagles Club. He enjoyed sports and followed all of the Pittsburgh teams. His favorite interest was his grandchildren, and he was involved in everything that they did.

Survivors include daughter, Kelli (Keith) Nagy of New Castle; son, Mike (Stacy) Cory of Edinburg; two sisters, Alyce Lutz of Wampum, Helen (Ronald) Ferrucci of Michigan; sister in law, Donna Cory of North Beaver Twp.; eight grandchildren, Keith Jr, and Kelsey Nagy, Victoria, Mikayla and Hannah Cory, Shaun, Jocelyn, and Taylor Alter; three great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, son, David Cory Jr.; daughter, Brenda Cory; two brothers, John and Harry “Tubby” Cory and brother in law, Bob Lutz.

At David’s request there will be no service. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Marshall Funeral Home, Wampum.

Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Online condolences may be sent to marshallsfh.com.

7 thoughts on “David L. Cory, 73

  1. So sorry for your loss. He was a great father in law and grand father to our children. He will be missed.

  2. Dad,

    I can’t believe that you’re gone. I miss you so much! I just keep reminding myself that your suffering has come to an end and you are finally at peace. I’ll see you again someday.

    Love you!

  3. My condolences to you Kelli and Michael on the loss of your father and to your extended family as well. Uncle Dave was a quiet and strong man who was loved by all. He’ll be dearly missed. Love and prayers ~ Jan

  4. My little brother, Dave. So sorry we didn’t get to see you and give you a hug for months. Happy your pain and suffering is over though. I love you to the moon and back. Guess we shared a special bond since we spent so much time together after Mom died since Dad was a shift worker.
    Kelli and Michael & families. You have our very deepest & sincere sympathy. Please don’t ever hesitate to ask if you need anything. Miss your Dad so much. Hugs, Love, & Prayers As ever, Aunt Helen & Uncle Ron & families

  5. Kelly and Mike. You and all of your families have my deepest sympathy for the passing of Dave, He was not just my brother-in-law, he was a good friend & I will always remember his quick wit, and his corny jokes. He will truly be missed by all who knew him. Uncle Ron

  6. My condolences go to the families during this time! I am so sorry to hear the news of Uncle Dave’s passing. A wonderful man gone too soon…All my love and prayers❤️

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