Catherine Korkiner



Catherine Carol Korkiner, 67, passed away peacefully, and with her beloved daughter by her side on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at her residence in Myrtle Beach. She was born January 13, 1950 in the Bronx, NY, daughter of the late Henry and Dorothy (Brooks) Allen.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her loving husband of nearly 44 years, Walter Korkiner.

She is survived by her daughter, Trina Korkiner of Myrtle Beach and her adoring fur baby, Holly.

Born in the Bronx, she moved to New Jersey as a toddler where she was raised. After their retirement, she and Walter moved to South Carolina in 2005.

Catherine enjoyed gardening and anything that had to do with being on the water. She loved visiting beaches and traveling with her family.

A Celebration of Cathy's Life will be held on Thursday April, 20, 2017 at 10:00 AM at St. Michael Catholic Church, Cyrpess Ave., Garden City.

At the families’ request, Memorial Contributions in Cathy’s name may be made to Regency Hospice, 600 Garden City Connector Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

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Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services (843.651.1440) of Murrells Inlet is assisting the family during this difficult time.