Ina Esilda (Gyllenberg) Corey, 103, of Peshtigo, Wis., formerly of Stephenson, Mich., passed away Friday, September 27, 2013, at Rennes Health Center, East. Ina was born on December 24, 1909 in Menominee, Mich., to the late Nils and Margareta (Sjodin) Gyllenberg and grew up in Porterfield, Wis.
On November 11, 1940, Ina married Clifford Corey in Porterfield, Wis. Clifford preceded her in death on September 6, 2005. Ina and Clifford owned and operated Corey Implement which became Corey Napa Auto Parts until their retirement in 1974. They resided in Stephenson, Mich., 69 years, moving to Marinette, Wis. in 1999 and to Rennes Health Center, East in 2006. Ina was a member of the Stephenson United Methodist Church.
Ina is survived by her son, Glen Corey of Peshtigo, Wis.; three grandsons: Kevin, Keith and Kenneth Corey; one granddaughter, Kerry (Scott) Wehring; 6 great-grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Joyce Gyllenberg; many nieces and nephews. Ina was preceded in death by two brothers.
Family and friends may call at Anderson Diehm Funeral Home on Tuesday, October 1, 2013, after 4 p.m. until time of Prayer Service at 7 p.m. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 10 a.m. at the Stephenson United Methodist Church. Reverend James Mathews officiating.
Burial will follow in Stephenson Township Cemetery.
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Memorial gifts may be made to the Stephenson United Methodist Church in her memory.