Carroll "Corky" Musick, age 66, passed away at his rural Potlatch home
from an apparent heart attack.
Corky was born July 23, 1952 at Payette, Idaho to Lyle Wayne and Ruby
Amelia (Kreps) Musick. He was raised in the Potlatch, Idaho area
where he attended school, and graduated from Potlatch High School in
1971. Following high school, Carroll enlisted in the United States
Air Force and served for the next four years. After his military
service, he worked as a truck driver in the oil fields near Odessa,
In 1997, Corky returned to the Potlatch area. He married Janine
Austin on November 20, 1997 at Potlatch and they made their home north
of Potlatch. Corky drove logging trucks, and also worked as a mill
worker until he retired. After retiring, Corky enjoyed feeding and
caring for his farm animals. His hobbies included hunting deer and
Survivors include his wife Janine at the Potlatch home, his children,
Anna Misczuk of Pasco, Washington, Mike Musick of Moscow, Idaho, Amy
Hall and Shawn Swett of Odessa, Texas, step-son Tony (Gretchen) Brown
of Eagle, Idaho, his mother-in-law Molly Dow. Also surviving are two
sisters, Karen Coffey and Sherry Browning, both of Potlatch, 8
grandchildren, 2 step-grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren.
Kramer Funeral Home of Palouse, Washington is handling the
arrangements. On line condolences may be left at www.kramercares.com.
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