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David T. (Sr.) Cory

June 10, 1944 ~ March 14, 2020 (age 75)


David T. Cory Sr., 75, of Norwalk, died on March 14, 2020 at Stein Hospice Care Center in Sandusky.  He was born on June 10, 1944 in Norwalk to the late Horace and Thelma (Fisher) Cory.  

David attended Norwalk High School and served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War.  He worked for the former Janesville plant, and was a member of the Norwalk Eagles 711, and former member of the Norwalk V.F.W Post 2743. 

Dave was an avid outdoorsman who especially enjoyed hunting and fishing.  He loved animals and cherished his grandchildren.  One of his favorite things to do was to go to Casa Fiesta with his loving wife Bernie, for beer and tacos, and visit their good friend Gustavo.

Survivors include his wife of 55 years, Bernadette “Bernie” (Mason) Cory; sons, David Cory Jr. and John Cory; grandchildren, Brittney Dietrich and Kyle Cory, and nephew Tommy Cory. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Tom and sister, Lavonda. 

In keeping with Dave’s wishes, he will be cremated, and private family services will be planned for a later date.  Memorial contributions, if desired may be directed to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.  Online condolences may be expressed by visiting

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