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In Memoriam

Scott Paul Corey - Class Of 1972

Scott Paul Corey

Scott Paul Corey

April 07, 1954 - February 21, 2020

Scott Paul Corey, age 65, of Mason, MI passed away on Friday, February 21, 2020 peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. Scott was born on 4/7/1954 to Peter and Donna Corey. He is survived by his wife of 30 years Debra, daughter Kalee (David) Bayer, granddaughter Olivia Bayer, Sisters Susan Corey, Nancy March, and Mary Lou (Joe) Joseph, Nephews Nicholas Prass & Jacob Joseph and niece Lauren Joseph. Also his “brothers” Rob Lockwood, Mark Roberts, and Grady Jackson.

Scott grew up in Okemos where he developed lifelong friendships and spent time riding dirt bikes and racing go carts. Scott graduated from Okemos High School in 1972 and operated his engraving business prior to starting his career at Fisher Body, retiring in 2005. Scott married the love of his life, Deb, in 1990 and welcomed his only child, daughter Kalee, in 1991. Scott loved spending time with his family and was overjoyed for the birth of his only grandchild, Olivia Marlene, in 2018. Scott loved to fish and spent many hours catching, cleaning, frying and eating bluegills with family and friends. Scott cherished his family memories of camping trips and vacations to Glen Arbor and Anna Maria Island.

Scott refound his love for motorcycles in 2007, and spent 12 more years riding from local breakfast joints, to Tennessee, to the East Coast. 

Although Scott left us far too soon, he lived a very fulfilling life. He was a man of his word, treated strangers like friends, and made lasting impacts on those he cared about. 

A Celebration of Life is planned for Sunday, March 1st at the Brookshire Inn. Memorial Service at 1pm, with a luncheon immediately following. We invite all who hold memories of Scott to come share them with us. Arrangements entrusted to Vickers Leslie Funeral Home, 109 N. Church St/PO Box 503, Leslie, MI 49251.