Greenwood Funeral Home
In Memory Of Robert 'Curly' Corrington
Robert 'Curly' Corrington
Robert 'Curly' Corrington
Born: October 8, 1948
Died: April 1, 2017
Age: 68
Robert 'Curly' Corrington
October 8, 1948 - April 1, 2017
Robert D. "Curly" Corrington, the son of Vere and Darlene (Caboth) Corrington was born October 8, 1948, in Cherokee, Iowa. His childhood years were spent in Cherokee where he attended school and graduated from Washington High School. He went on to attend Wayne State College in Wayne, NE and became a teacher. He lived in North Carolina before moving back to Cherokee in 2000 to assist with his elderly father.

Curly loved horses. He was involved with the Cavaliers and shoed horses when needed. Most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

On April 1, 2017, Curly passed away at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center at the age of 68. He was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his siblings: Janice (Ronald) Witcombe of Cherokee, IA, Mike (Mary) Corrington of Perry, OK, and Doug (Stacey) Corrington of Hastings, MN; nieces and nephews and their children: Lori (Greg) Solsaa and their daughter Josi of Watertown, SD, Bart Corrington and his son Will of Tallahassee, FL, Tyler (Morgan) Corrington of Laramie, WY, and Dillon and fiancée Kallie Baker of Hastings, MN; and other relatives and friends.

Monday, October 02, 2017
I am sorry for your loss. I haven't seen Curley for many years, but remember our days on the farm near Larrabee. We spendt many days riding horses, and working the farm. I'm wishing the family well.
Howard Ludwig
Friday, April 07, 2017
We were saddened, for your loss. Always enjoyed visiting and horsing around with Curly. Our sympathy to All the family.
Sarg and Family
Thursday, April 06, 2017
Bob was such a nice fella and I so enjoyed working with him and his hearing aids. I was shocked to see of his passing and saddened as well. My sympathies to the family.
Peggy A. Hinkhouse
Wednesday, April 05, 2017
I am so sorry for your loss. Curly & I were friends for many years. He also taught my daughter, Ginny, in school & we looked forward to his annual visit back to Wilmington each year. Our thoughts & prayers are with you during this difficult time.
Wanda Bolton
Wednesday, April 05, 2017
Sure will miss 'Curly' when we come to Cherokee. Think of him every time we go by, even if we don't stop or he was not home. Sorry for his family's loss.
Steven and Jean Jones
Tuesday, April 04, 2017
Our thoughts and prayers go out to all. Curly will surely be missed. We always enjoyed visiting with him.
Brian and Sandy Mohn
Tuesday, April 04, 2017
We are so sorry for your loss. God Bless.
Kim and Karen Aduddell
Monday, April 03, 2017
my prayers to all of you, i always enjoyed talking with Curly.
Tom and Corrine Lundell
Monday, April 03, 2017
Special thoughts and prayers are with you. May God Bless You.
Jeannette Ott
Monday, April 03, 2017
He was my teacher and always my friend. So sorry to hear of his passing
Margie Craver
Monday, April 03, 2017
I'm sorry Maudie!! Hang in there.
Steve Conley
Sunday, April 02, 2017
Enjoyed working with Curly. He always had a smile and a big hello. Over the years he and I spoke often about gardening.
Jeffrey D Blum
Sunday, April 02, 2017
We enjoyed taking care of Curly and his family. We are so saddened with his passing. He will be missed. 3rd floor CRMC
Kim K Martin
Sunday, April 02, 2017
Sorry for loss, prayers and thoughts are with your family
Jeff Coombs & Family

Graveside memorial services will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cherokee at a late date.
Oak Hill Cemetery
Cherokee, Iowa
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