Carrie “Susie” Cory, 84

Carrie “Susie” Cory, 84, of Melbourne, IA, passed away Sunday, February 23, 2014, at Southridge Nursing and Rehab, in Marshalltown. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Thursday, February 27, 2014, at Anderson Funeral Homes, 405 W. Main St. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at Anderson Funeral Homes, 405 W. Main St. Online condolences may be sent to

Susie was born September 14, 1929, to Robert W. and Lina C. (Stull) Haskell in Garwin, IA. She was united in marriage to Arnold R. Cory on December 24, 1946, at the Little Brown Church, in Nashua, IA. Susie was a homemaker and assisted her husband on the farm. She was a former member of the Congregational Church in Marshalltown. Susie enjoyed to crochet.

Susie will be missed by two sons; David (Rose) Cory, of Melbourne, and Daniel (Jill) Cory, of Laurel; one daughter, Debra (Joe) Ihde, of Oakland, IA; six grandchildren: David (Brenda) Cory, Lisa (Steve) Jans, Rodney (Angie) Cory, Michelle (Kirsten Ging) Cory, Sarah (Andy) Messerschmidt, Jennifer (Jeremy) Perkins; 12 great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild and a brother, Clifford Haskell, of Marshalltown.

She was preceded in death by her husband, a child in infancy and two brothers; Charles and Ora Haskell.