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Heather Corey Obituary
Heather A. Corey

POUGHKEEPSIE - Heather A. Corey, 81 of Poughkeepsie died Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at River Valley Care Center.

Born in Kingston on January 25, 1933, she was the daughter of Ralph and Ernestine Shear Harrison. She was a graduate of Kingston High School, Class of 1950. On May 19, 1957 at St. James Methodist Church in Kingston, Heather married Raymond C. Corey. Mr. Corey predeceased her on August 6, 2008.

Heather, with her husband Raymond, were the proprietors of the Poughkeepsie Music Shop from 1968-2008.

She sang under Leonard Stein and was a member of Camerata Chorale in Poughkeepsie.

Heather is survived by her daughter and son-in- law, Cheryl and Christopher Hoffman of Poughkeepsie; her son and daughter-in- law, Raymond K. and Colleen Corey of Poughkeepsie; her 2 grandchildren, Loren Alicia and Paul Raymond, both of Poughkeepsie; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother Leith Harrison.

There will be a celebration of Heather's life 11AM, Saturday, April 5 at St. Anna Community Room, 12 Woody's Way, Poughkeepsie. There will also be a memorial service held 11AM, Saturday, April 26 at St. James Methodist Church, 35 Pearl St., Kingston. Pastor Dave Jolly will preside at both services.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Parmele, Auchmoody & Schoonmaker Funeral Home, 110 Fulton Ave., Poughkeepsie.

To sign a guest book for Heather, please visit

Published in the Poughkeepsie Journal from Apr. 4 to Apr. 6, 2014
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