Cory Elias McOrmond

  • Aug. 25, 2012 7:00 a.m.
Cory Elias McOrmond

Cory was born May 9, 1990 in Kelowna, B.C. and passed away Saturday, August 25, 2012 at the age of 22, in Grande Prairie Alberta.

Cory was an amazing person who lived life to the fullest and sure knew how to smile. His winters were spent shredding and working up at Red Mountain Resort, racing, getting big air and teaching his passion of snowboarding to others. Cory had recently moved with the love of his life, Tianna Page to Grande Prairie where he worked for Trican Well Service Ltd.

Cory leaves to mourn his father Rocky, his mother Barb and big sister Shanna McOrmond; grandfather Mac McOrmond, grandmother Beth McOrmond; aunts and uncles; Brenda (John-Paul) Viau, Brad (Pauline) Nastiuk, Tracey (Paul) McCormick, Sharon (Wayne) Girdwood, and great-aunt Pat Holden; cousins; Donna, Anna, Natasha, Travis, Ty, Kurtis and Kendra. Cory is also mourned by the love of his life Tianna Page and family, as well as many other family and friends. Cory was predeceased by his grandparents Donald and Betty Nastiuk and his great friend Mitch Matteucci.

A Celebration of Life will be held at Red Mountain Resort Day Lodge on Saturday, September 8th at 1pm. Al Grywacheski of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services™ has been entrusted with arrangements.

As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made in Cory’s memory to Freedom Quest “Snowboarding Program” 349 Columbia Ave, Castlegar BC V1N-1G6. Tax receipts will be provided.

You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence at the family’s online register at