Corey C. Andrew, age 24, of Rockford, passed away August 25, 2023, 

at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater. 


He was born February 4, 1999, in Decatur, Indiana.  


Surviving are his mother and step-father: Lisa & Jody Haller of Ohio City,

his fiancée, Hannah Pawelski of Rockford, daughter, Aurora Andrew, 

siblings: Taya (Michael) Deardoff and Angel Haller (Noah Baldwin) 

grandparents: Pam of Van Wert, & John Stapleton of Rockford, uncle, 

Aaron (Tori) Stapleton, niece & nephews: Castalia, Caspian, and Jayden, 

and cousins: Damon and Austin Stapleton.


He was preceded in death by his great grandmother, Naomi Counterman.


 A 2017 Parkway High School graduate, Corey was a "Gentle Giant".

He loved everyone, especially kids, and everyone loved him.  


Corey was a jokester, and enjoyed playing with his nieces, nephews, 

and baby daughter, Aurora.  


Playing video games was a favorite activity.  He collected figurines of wolves.  

Other activities Corey liked were playing basketball and going for drives.


Private Services have been held for the family.


Condolences can be expressed to Corey's family at


Arrangements were under the direction of 

W.H. Dick & Sons - Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina.

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