Lawrence K. Correa, 98, Marceline, died today, May 1, 2013, at his home.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 4, 2013, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, in rural Mendon, with Father Jerry Kaimann officiating. Visitation will be held form 10 a.m. until time of service time Saturday at the church with Rosary at 10:45 a.m. Burial will be in the Oahu Cemetery, Honolulu, Hawaii.
Memorials be made to Mass Offerings may be left at or mailed to Delaney Funeral Home, 1720 N. Missouri Ave., Marceline, Mo. 64658.
Lawrence was born February 15, 1915, in Honolulu, Hawaii, son of Sylvester and Caroline (Speckman) Correa. He married Norma Pualeialii Lewis on May 1, 1942. She preceded him on January 5, 2008.
Lawrence was a postal clerk and a member of the St. Joseph Catholic Church, rural Mendon.
Survivors include his son, Boisse Correa, Honolulu, Hawaii; daughter, Mary Ann Schmitt and husban,d Donald, Marceline; four grandchildren, Julia Marie Schmitt, Marceline, Peter Schmitt and wife, Anafay, Kansas City, Anna Marie Blaney and husband, Paul, Madison, Wisc., and Cecilia Marie Schmitt, Marceline; two great-grandchildren, Maria Cecilia Blaney, and Elizabeth Marie Schmitt; and three step-grandchildren, Kau`ilani, Pukoa, and Keoni Gaud.
He was also preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, and three sisters.