Cory J. Brown, 80

Corey J Brown passed away on October 26, 2011 at Rutland Regional Medical Center.
Corey was born on April 7, 1931 in Danby, Vermont the son of Merritt D. (Tink) and Velma (Corey) Brown.

Corey was a farmer all his life, and not only was it his livelihood but it was his passion. He was always ready to talk farming with anyone who would listen. Corey looked forward to their annual trip to Maine. He also enjoyed checking out flea markets. Other hobbies of Corey’s were maple sugaring and woodworking. Oct. 27 was he and his wife’s 55th anniversary. She explained that they chose a fall wedding as it was a slow time on the farm, and more convenient. Always all about the farming. That was Corey.

Corey was predeceased by his parents and two brothers: Mark and Cecil Brown. Survivors are his wife Bianca (Fabricius) Brown, sons: John and his companion Bambi Mason of Pawlet, Norman and his wife Judi of Granville, Perry of Pawlet and Roger and his wife Beverly of Danby and his daughters: Brenda Fizur of Brandon, Sharon and her husband William Herrmann of Arlington, Gail Seaver and her husband John of Quechee, and Val Brown of Danby. Also surviving are his siblings: William and his wife Jessie Brown of Wallingford, Nelson of Salem, Douglas and his wife Carol of Pawlet, Homer of Pawlet, and Tulita Cleveland and her husband Walter of Pawlet. Corey was blessed with twelve grandchildren: Pamela and Christopher Fizur, Corey, Laura, Jenna, Sara, Mitchell, Corrine, Roger Brown Jr., Matthew and Rachel Seaver. Also surviving are two great grandchildren, Emily and Isabella Vieira. Also several nieces, nephews and cousins.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, October 31, 2011 at the Pawlet Community Church at 1 p.m.  with the Rev. John Sanborn officiating. Burial will follow at the Mettowee Valley Cemetery in Pawlet.  Friends may call on Sunday, October 30, 2011 at the Robert M King Funeral Home, 23 Church St. Granville from 2 to 4 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Granville Rescue Squad, POB 158, Granville, NY, 12832 or the. Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association & Hospice
P.O. Box 787, Rutland, VT 05702-0787

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