Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
May 3, 2013 11:12 am EDT


DELAWARE — A sweet young angel, Austin James Cormany, 17 months, went to be in the arms of his heavenly father Tuesday evening, April 30, 2013, in Columbus, Ohio.

He was born Nov. 8, 2011, in Kokomo, Ind., to Jeff Lortie and Morgan Cormany.

He touched many people’s lives and was an amazingly strong and pleasant little boy for everything he went through.

In addition to his parents of Delaware, left behind to cherish his memory are his maternal grandmother, Tracy Ventresca Cormany of Delaware; paternal grandmother, Gena Dean of Loris, S.C.; paternal grandfather, Herb Hart of Kendallville, Ind.; maternal great-grandfather, George Charles Balish III of Mount Vernon; uncle, Channing W. (Tabetha) Cormany of Delaware, and their daughters, Taleya and Aubreigh, and uncle, Christopher W. Cormany of Delaware; Austin was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Wade Robert Cormany on Dec. 20, 2003; and maternal great-grandmother, JoAnne Balish, on Jan. 16, 2012.

The family will receive friends Friday from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 1510 W. William St. at Valleyside Drive, Delaware. Additional calling hours will be one hour prior to the 10:30 a.m. funeral services Saturday, with Pastor Brian Brooks officiating. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery in Findlay, Ohio.

The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center is honored to serve the Cormany family.

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