Corey R. Comstock of Mehoopany died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012 at home. He was a son of the late Evelyn L. (Kiesinger) and Howard C. Comstock. Born in Meshoppen on Feb. 25, 1947, he was a lifelong resident of Mehoopany.
He was a graduate of Tunkhannock Area High School and Mansfield University and worked for the Milnes Company of Tunkhannock for most of his career. Along with his father, Corey volunteered for many years with the FWM ambulance company and participated in community events in Mehoopany.
Corey loved the outdoors, especially hunting, fishing and canoeing or kayaking. He enjoyed working in the garden and especially loved playing with his grandsons and taking them fishing or teaching them outdoor skills.
He is survived by four children of whom he was most proud, Corey J. Comstock and his wife, Hitomi of Mehoopany, Wynne Comstock Marabell and her husband, Jason, of East Stroudsburg, Steven R. Comstock and his girlfriend, Dana George of Mehoopany and Emmie Comstock of Utica, NY. He is also survived by three grandsons, Jason and Brady Marabell and Corey K. Comstock; a brother, Howard W.; two sisters, Jane Miller and her husband, Ken, and Kay Tunnicliff and her husband, Sevelon, as well as nieces, a nephew, aunts, cousins and many good friends.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Aug. 23 at 10 a.m. from the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home, 73 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, with Pastor Peter F. Geschwinder of the Tunkhannock United Methodist Church presiding. Interment will be in Vaughn Cemetery, Mehoopany. Friends and family called at the funeral home on Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m.
For directions and on line condolences, please visit www.sheldonkukuchkafuneralhome.com.