Rita Corey

June 3, 1940 - March 28, 2021
Rita Corey

Rita Marie Corey (Murphy, age 80, formerly of Massachusetts, died March 28, 2021 in Naples, Florida. She was born in Boston on June 3, 1940, daughter of Henry and Edith (Lynch) Murphy. Rita was one of six siblings, the oldest sister of Carol Sullivan and Paul Murphy and was predeceased by Edith (Sissy) Shenett, Henry Murphy and Thomas Murphy.

Rita enjoyed playing bingo, working on crossword puzzles and going on long walks with her dog Corey. Most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Pre-deceased by her husband Charles “Chuck” Corey. Survived by her children; her 4 daughters, Debbie Hughes (Mark), Carol Darcy, Mary Figueroa, Cynthia Bernard; 4 sons, Steven Corey (Judith), Charles Corey, Paul Crowley (Guiliana) and Tom Crowley (Heather); grandchildren, Jimmy Darcy (Sarah), Johnny Ball, Sean Figueroa (Jessica), Brandon Figueroa (Julie),  Nathalie Crowley, Paul Crowley, Michelle Crowley, Jaime Corey USMC, Abigale Corey, Ashley Bernard, Emily Ross USAF (Brian), Brenna Corey, Colin Corey, and Fiona Corey; and great-grandchildren, Dylan Figueroa, Wesley Figueroa, Blayke Darcy, and Ranger Ross.  No funeral or memorial service at this time


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  • April 06, 2021
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