David (Corky) Orkney
May 30, 1946 to May 8, 2016
CEO of G.I. Joe’s from 1976 to 1992 and Chairman of the board from 1976 to 1998
Corky, my younger brother who loved G.I. Joe’s and G.I. Joe’s people and who never had a bad word to say about anybody. He is missed.
Photo from 1991 pre-opening preparations for second Washington state store in Federal Way, between Seattle and Tacoma.