Corey G. Knowlton
Corey Garrett Knowlton, 28, passed away on September 12, 2013 at Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines. Corey was born on January 2, 1985 in Kansas City, Missouri.
Corey spent his life in Kansas City, Carlisle and Des Moines. He had a passion for expressing himself through music and writing. Composing and singing rap music brought him happiness. His greatest love was for his wife, Aimen, and his children, Devin, Calvin and Tamia. Words cannot express how much he will be missed.
He is survived by his wife, Aimen; his three children; his mother, Gerry Ann (Don) Prine; his father, Dale (Donna) Knowlton; his brother, Colin Swift; step-sister, Jane Page; step-brothers, Adam, Jason and Zachary Prine; and his loving aunts, uncles, cousins, nephews, niece and friends.
Corey was as giving in death as he was in life, by donating his organs and tissue, he has helped approximately 90 people.
A Service of Remembrance will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, September 20, 2013 at Hamilton's Southtown Funeral Home, 5400 SW 9th Street. Family will visit with friends following the service at the funeral home.
He will be laid to rest at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Kansas City, MO. on Saturday, 12:00 p.m. noon.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Corey's children.
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Published in Des Moines Register on Sept. 18, 2013