CORNELIUS Cora Buchoni Stea, 102, of Cornelius, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2018, at Autumn Care of Cornelius. She was born Dec. 9, 1915, in Brooklyn, N.Y., to the late Pia Buchoni. Mrs. Stea was a member of St. Therese Catholic Church in Mooresville. She liked sewing, baking, cooking, reading, and bowling, which she did until she was 95 years old. She loved her family and was a great mother and grandmother. In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Jean and Ida; and brother, Eugene. She is survived by her children, Daniel Stea of Long Island, N.Y., William Stea (Rose) of New York, N.Y., and Sandra Incorvaia (Joseph) of Mooresville,; grandchildren, Joseph Incorvaia Jr., Deborah Markle (CJ), James Incorvaia, William Stea Jr., and Christine Turano (David); and great-grandsons, Matthew Turano and Hunter Markle. A Memorial Mass will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, Oct. 15, at St. Therese Catholic Church in Mooresville. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 301 Hawthorne Ln., Suite 100, Charlotte, NC 28204. Cavin-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory, Mooresville, is serving the Stea family. Condolences may be made to the family at www.cavin-cook.com.

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