Thomas Michael Cory, age 72, of Powers, passed away Monday, March 6, 2023 at Marshfield Medical Center – Dickinson in Iron Mountain, MI. He was born on April 14, 1950 in Iron Mountain, the son of Robert and Beatrice (Trenton) Cory. Tom was raised and attended school in Iron Mountain where he also graduated from high school. He went on to enlist in the U.S. Army and served his country from 1969 – 1971. He married the former Jacqulen Kasbohm in June of 1972 in Menominee, MI. Together, the couple shared 50 years of marriage and raised 2 children. Throughout his working career, Tom was a woods worker in the forestry business until his retirement in 2013. Tom enjoyed making various crafts, especially ones made out of wood.
Tom is survived by his wife, Jacqulen “Jackie” Cory of Powers, MI; son, Thomas Robert (Jena) Cory of St. Albans, WV; daughter, Laurie Johnson of Powers, MI; 5 grandchildren; 3 sisters, Kathy Menard of Powers, MI, Marvis Johnson of Hermansville, MI, and Carolyn Cory of Hermansville, MI; along with several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Tom was preceded in death by his brother, Terry Cory.
Private family funeral services were held.
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