LISLE, N.Y. — Don "Crash" Corrigan, 66, of Lisle, Oct. 31, 1948 to Aug. 29, 2015, peacefully passed away at the cottage he loved. He was born in Binghamton, New York, in 1948 and graduated from Meyers High School in Wilkes-Barre in 1966. He served proudly and honorably in the U.S. Navy for 10 years and earned a Masters of Arts from Central Michigan University. Afterwards, he had a long career in the electronics manufacturing industry. He loved literature, golf and telling unforgettable stories about the amazing characters he knew and loved. Most of all he lived life on his own terms, a life that will never be forgotten by those who knew and loved him. He was preceded in death by his father, James Corrigan; and sister, Barbara Rutchauskas. He is survived by his loving family, wife, Teresa; his children, Chris, Jimmy, Heather Holt, Sean and Patrick; his grandchildren, McLaughlin, Newton, Emerson and Madelyn Holt, Julia, Rory and Lila Corrigan; his mother, Pauline Corrigan; sisters, Elaine, her husband, Roby Bishop and family, and Patti, her husband, Robert Williams and family; and nephew, Jason Rutchauskas. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Thomas J. Shea Funeral Home Inc., 137 Robinson St., Binghamton. A memorial Mass will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in St. Thomas Aquinas Church with full military honors.
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Published in Times Leader from Sep. 2 to Sep. 3, 2015.