Aurio A. Correa Dies in Puerto Rico


Aurio A. Correa

Aurio A. Correa died on Monday, Jan. 15, at the age of 90 in Puerto Rico.

Aurio A. Correa is survived by his wife, Joyce E. Benjamin Correa; sons: Daniel Correa Sr., Miguel Correa, Delphine H. Correa, Omar Brown Jr., Wilfred Henley, Burton Henley and Gilbert Fleming; daughters: Luz Correa Chesterfield, Ana Correa Parson, Monee’ Parris Richards, Stephanie Henley and Natasha Wright; sons-in-law: Ray Chesterfield Sr., Kelvin Parson and Adeyemi Richards; daughters-in-law: Besty Correa, Brenda Resto Correa and Cleone Henley; and brother, Alphonso Correa.

He is also survived by sisters: Carmen Correa Smith, Ursula Correa Asencio, Adela Correa and Adelina Correa; brothers-in-law: Deacon Wilfredo Acosta, Glen (Kwabena) Davis, James Francis, James Benjamin and Fernando Asencio; sisters-in-law: Irene Acosta, Genny Benjamin, Cecilia Benjamin and Elizabeth Benjamin; 26 grandchildren; 47 great-grandchildren; 30 great-great-grandchildren; and nieces, nephews and other relatives too numerous to mention.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend first the viewing that will be held from 5-7 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 15, at Celestial Chapel Hurley Funeral Home. The second viewing will be held from 7:45-8:45 a.m., Friday, Feb. 16, at Celestial Chapel Hurley Funeral Home. Mass will follow at 9:30 a.m. at Sts. Peter & Paul Cathedral. Interment will follow at Western Cemetery No. 1.

Arrangements are under the care of Hurley Funeral Home and Cremation Center of St. Thomas, St. John and St. Croix.

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