Cory Elifritz, 19 , of Norwalk was taken from us on Thursday, October 28, 2021.
Visitation will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, November 6, 2021, at Sunset Memorial Chapel at 7601 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, Iowa. Funeral services will follow at 3:00 p.m.
Cory Lee Elifritz was born on August 8, 2002, in Des Moines, Iowa; he was the son of Michael Schultz and Mellissa (Andrew) Van Wey. He attended School in the Norwalk School District graduating in 2020.
Cory enjoyed his family most of all. Everyone that he met had a special place in his heart, numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends, that had become part of his family. He liked to go fishing, hiking, mudding and four wheeling with his friends and family. His pride and joy was his truck. He was the voice of reason among his friends.
Those left to carry on Cory’s loving memory are his parents; Michael Schultz & Mellissa (Andrew) Van Wey, siblings; Iseah Slaughter, Tori, Damon and Kayden Van Wey, Christopher Shultz, Goddaughter; Journee June Egbert, grandparents; Dana Elifritz, Aronald & Patti Van Wey, Linda Curry, Bernard & Barb Curry, Kevin & Betty Mortenson, Tammy Mortenson and many, aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
Cory was proceeded in death by grandparents; Donald Elifritz, Shirley & Lester Elifritz, Harry & JoAnn Hunter, Leroy & Edna Van Wey, Loretta & Carol Smith, and aunt; Heidi Van Wey.
Memorials may be directed to the family to be designated at a later date in memory of Cory.