Crookston - Corey Lee Myhre, age 32, of Crookston, died unexpectedly on Monday, April 8 at Crookston.
Funeral services were held Saturday, April 13, at Hope Lutheran Church in Fosston with the Rev. Paul Magelssen officiating. Interment will be held at Emardville Cemetery, Plummer, at a later date.
Corey Lee Myhre was born on Nov. 26, in Grand Forks, N.D., to parents David and Terry (Fjerstad) Myhre. Corey lived in McIntosh, through the sixth grade, attending Win-E-Mac school. His family then moved to Kelliher, where he attended Kelliher High School, graduating in 1999. During his high school years, Corey participated in football and basketball.
Following graduation from high school, he worked at Arctic Cat in Thief River Falls, for a couple of years and then worked numerous other jobs in the area. Currently, Corey was living in Crookston, and was employed at Dee, Inc. of Crookston. Despite his many struggles, his charisma managed to shine and is evident of all the friends who treasured his company.
Corey liked hunting and fishing, watching sports on TV and MTV. He loved spending time with his nephews, Kale, Aylin, Kadin and Bradley and his many cousins. He was also a caring brother to his sister, Nicole, as she thought of him as her “therapist.” Corey had fond memories of playing cards and games (especially Aggravation) at Grandma Fjerstad’s house. He will be dearly missed by his family and many friends.
Survivors include his mother, Terry Myhre (Jamie Brown) of Walker; his father, David Myhre of Thief River Falls; one sister, Nicole Myhre (Jerrod Hoaas) of Fargo, N.D.; and brother, Eric (Bambi) Myhre of Thief River Falls; his grandfather, Albert Anderson of Erskine; half brother, Tyler Lindner of Mizpah, and half sister, Kayla Hovland of Dilworth; nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Sidney and Dorothy Myhre; maternal grandparents, Francis and Marion Fjerstad; his aunt, Carolyn “Nippy” Knutson; uncle, Larry Myhre; and cousin, Kyle Myhre.
Arrangements are with the Carlin-Hoialmen Funeral Home of Fosston and messages of condolence may be sent at carlinhoialmen.com.