William Robert "Willy" Corroo

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  • "I didn't know Willy, but have known his son, Saul for some..."
    - GG
  • "So sorry I couldn't be there, dear brother, May you rest in..."
    - Sharon Kelter
  • "I will miss you my friend.Now with no more pain rapped in..."
    - Mia K
  • "We were blessed to have known Willie. He made a difference..."
    - Marcy & Joe
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    - Tina Wilson
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William Robert Corroo was born September 23, 1949 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin the son of Thomas and Marjorie Morey Corroo. He died June 3, 2012 in Colorado Springs, Colorado at the age of 62. He was raised in Milwaukee and moved to San Francisco Bay area where he was a Medic. About 10 years ago he moved to Colorado Springs. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he served in Vietnam in 1970-1971. A motorcycle and classic car enthusiast he also loved rock and roll music. Willy lived to help and serve other people. He truly had a spirit of service, generosity and humbleness along with being a very funny man. Willy was inseparable from his dog Sparky. He leaves behind his two daughters, Alanna Corroo and Virginia Corroo and a son, Saul Higgs; four grandchildren: Oliver Bird, Ofelia Bird, Kayla Higgs, Alyssa Higgs, two sisters, Lisa Corroo and Sharon Kelter, ex wife Darlene Corroo, and his dog Sparky, along with many friends. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated 11:00AM, Thursday, June 14, 2012 at Divine Redeemer Catholic Church, 927 North Logan Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO.


Published in The Gazette on June 10, 2012
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