2012-03-15 / Obituaries

Corey C. MallochCorey

C. Malloch, 34, of East Lansing, Mich., died unexpectedly on March 3, 2012, at his residence at Michigan State University, East Lansing.

He was born Feb. 9, 1978, in Manistique, Mich., the son of Wil- liam and Beth (Hull) Malloch. He attended Manistique area schools where he was active in the ath- letic and band programs, and was a graduate of Manistique High School with the class of 1996. He continued his education at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. While attending Luther, he played football and was a trackman for the Luther Norse, where he received his bachelor’s degree. He then pursued his mas- ter’s degree and received it from Saginaw Valley State University, Sagi- naw, Mich.

Corey taught middle school in Manitowoc, Wis., for two years. While living in Manitowoc, he was an active member and played tuba for Lake- shore Wind Ensemble. He moved to Dubai in the United Arab Emir- ates where he taught high school and coached athletics for two years. Upon moving back to the U.S., he became a residence hall director (RD) at Saginaw Valley State University for three years and for the past five years, has worked as an RD at Michigan State University, currently living in Snyder Hall.

Corey was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church of Manistique. He was an avid Michigan State sports fan and hosted many tailgate parties at the university. Corey was fortunate to have enjoyed world travel in- cluding, Europe, Asia, the Middle East and United States. Special to him were his niece and nephew, whom he dearly loved.

Corey is survived by his parents, Bill and Beth Malloch of Manistique; sister, Alison (Mike) LeCloux of Ann Arbor, Mich.; niece and nephew, Norah and Owen LeCloux; along with his aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Earl and Au- drey Malloch; and his maternal grandparents, Merrill and Dorothy Hull.

Visitation was held from 11 a.m. to noon, Wednesday, March 14, at Zion Lutheran Church in Manistique. A Memorial Service followed at noon with Reverend David Hueter officiating. A luncheon followed the service.

Memorial donations may be directed to Manistique Area Schools Foundation, Cedar and Main Streets, Manistique, MI 49854 or directly to the family for a memorial being established at Michigan State University.

Messier-Broullire Funeral Home of Manistique is assisting the fam- ily with arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.mbfuneral.com.

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