Corey Patrick Walgren, age 16, a resident of Naperville, IL, passed away suddenly on January 11, 2017. He was born on February 5, 2000 in Laguna Beach, CA.
Corey is survived by his loving parents, Doug and Maureen Walgren; his brother, Joshua and sister, Shannon; his grandparents, Nancy and John Cultra, Harold and Leanne Walgren; his aunts and uncles, John (Victoria) Cultra, Dan (Mindy) Cultra, Molly (Steve) Wright, Scott (Chris) Walgren, Kim (Bob) Marzullo and Brad (Victoria) Walgren; his cousins, Jack, Bret, Ryan and Julia Cultra, Evelyn, Fiona and Van Cultra, Lindsey, Ashley and Will Wright, Alicia and Savannah Sanhueza, Emma and Ben Walgren and Ellie Whiteman; as well as many extended family members, good friends and his four legged companion, Allie, he lovingly called “Borbidge”. Corey was a gentle soul with a big heart. A talented athlete, Corey was a fierce but fair competitor. He began playing hockey at an early age and was currently a defenseman on the Naperville North Huskies Hockey Club. Corey also loved fishing and was a member of the Naperville North Bass Fishing Club. His smile and laugh were infectious and his personality filled a room. Everywhere he went he was surrounded by the love of his family, friends, classmates and his hockey family. He will be deeply missed.