Glendale – Corey T Brugger, (The Chicago Kidd) passed away on the morning of January 29th 2018 at his residence in Glendale Arizona. Corey was born on Chicago’s South Side in Illinois on January 13th 1970 where he lived until he was 7 years old, and then moved to Phoenix Arizona where he lived until his passing. Corey was a private security officer for artists from Ice T to Rhianna when they were performing here in Arizona. He also worked as a plain clothes loss prevention agent for many years. Corey was truly one-of-a-kind and his infectious personality drew everyone that met him to be his friend. Corey is preceded in death by his father Michael Brugger and his older sister Linda Brugger. Corey is survived by his loving son the Heart of his world Corey Shaka Brugger, his mother Jeri Brugger, Eric, his nephew Alfonfo DelValle, his cousin Anthony Slater, fiance Elizabeth DeLoach and his many cherished friends. Corey will be sadly missed, never forgotten, always loved and forever in our hearts. Funeral Services will be held on Sunday, February 11th at 1:00 P.M. at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home.
I knew and worked with Corey in the 90’s at tower records….was looking for him to send him an amazing jimi hendrix video…who he claimed was the greatest guitar player ever…we argued about that fact..
But my heart hurts for hearing this…and his family too…so sad to hear this horrible news…he was a character that ill never forget…RIP little ice T