Joseph A. Korrie passed away on October 8, 2017 after a short illness. He was born in Utica on April 3, 1929 to the late Abraham and Susie (Nackley) Korrie. He was a graduate of UFA and Utica College and served in the U.S. Army.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Anne (Barresi) Korrie, and four children, Debra (Tom) Martin, David (Csilla) Korrie, John Korrie and Michael (Eileen) Korrie. Also, grandchildren Beth(Trey), Laura, Audra, Sabrina, Christopher and Andres and great-granddaughter Abigail. He is also survived by his brothers Anthony, Louis, John, Patrick (Marilou) and George (Phyllis), and many nieces and nephews. A special thanks to his caregiver, Michelle. He was predeceased by his sisters Catherine and Annie, and in-laws Florence, Rosemarie and Salvatore.
There will be no service or calling hours. The family will gather for remembrances at a later date. Arrangements are under the care of the Kowalczyk Funeral Home, Utica.