2017-05-18 / Obituaries

Corey C. Benscoter

May 8, 2017

Corey C. Benscoter Corey C. Benscoter Corey C. Benscoter, 27, of Tunkhannock, PA passed away on Monday, May 8, 2017. He was born on Nov. 19, 1989 in Sayre, PA.

Corey is survived by his mother and step-father, Donalee and Darrell E. Posey; father and stepmother, John and Kristy Benscoter; wife, Sara E. Benscoter; daughter, Paisley Benscoter; grandfather, Rudolph Ronald Tanner; mother-and fatherin law, Lisa and Stanley Kwiatkowski; sister, Cassie Benscoter; half-brother, Adam Benscoter; half-sister, Sara Sivers; stepbrothers, Darrell Ian Posey, Jake and Jordon Bliss; stepsisters, Lacey and Kellsie Posey and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nephews and nieces. He was predeceased by his brother, Casey Benscoter, and grandparents, Elizabeth Tanner and Ivan and Frances Benscoter.

Corey worked for XLC at

Procter & Gamble in

Mehoopany as a forklift operator. He graduated from Elk

Lake High School, where he was a longdistance runner and wrestler. He served in the U.S. Marine

Corps, loved the

Philadelphia Eagles, water sports, was a cherished father to a beautiful daughter, as well as a precious husband, son, brother, grandson, uncle and friend. He also loved his dogs, Nala and Bear.

A graveside service with military honors was held on Friday, May 12 at 10 a.m. at the Jersey Hill Cemetery in Auburn Township. Visitation for Corey was held on Thursday, May 11 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Daniel K. Regan Funeral Home, 232 S. Main Street, Montrose.

The family respectfully asks that in lieu of flowers, you consider making a donation to www.mission22.com to aid in the prevention of veteran suicide.

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