Gregory Paul Corcoran, longtime resident of Peace River, passed away suddenly on March 30, 2011 in Peace River, AB at the age of 54 years.
Greg was born on September 30, 1956 in Victoria, B.C. He attended elementary school in Clearbrook, B.C. and finished high school in Ottawa, then back to the lower mainland for university.
Greg was an avid musician and devoted teacher. His most important roles were Husband, Dad and Mr. Mom. Greg was also a member of Peace Players and the lead guitar for the band “No Limitz”.
Greg was predeceased by his father, Paul Corcoran and father-in-law Gordon Cairney. He is survived by his loving wife, Cara, sons Bradley, Adam and Josh, daughter Cadence (Cady), mother Bonnie Corcoran of Chilliwack, B.C., brother Gordon (Clarice) of Wainwright, AB, mother-in-law Noel Cairney, as well as brothers and sisters-in-law, cousins, nieces and nephews and many, many friends and students.
Funeral Services for the late Greg Corcoran were held on April 6, 2011 from St. James Anglican Cathedral in Peace River, Alberta with the Very Reverend Iain Luke officiating.
A music award has been created in Greg’s memory. Donations may be made to the “North Peace Performing Arts Festival.”