Obituary of Laura Corkum
Laura Victoria Corkum 92, of Bridgewater, formerly of Midville Branch, passed away January 17, 2001 in the Rosedale Home for Special Care, New Germany. Born in Stanley Section, Lunenburg County, she was a daughter of the late Silvanus and Adelaide (Whynot ) Seamone. She was an honary member of the Midville and District Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary and a member of the Bridgewater United Church. She is survived by her son Gerald and wife Marcia Corkum, Midville Branch; step son Glen Corkum, Midville Branch; step daughter Ethel and husband Claude Veinotte, Berwick; brother Kenneth Seamone, New Germany; 2 grandsons Andrew and wife Andrea Corkum, Bridgewater; Michael and wife Trudy Corkum, Conquerall Bank; 5 great grandsons; several step grandchildren; several step great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband Rodney L.; granddaughter Mary; brother Fred Seamone; sister Nellie Zwicker; step sons Percy Corkum and Roland Corkum. Visitation will be held Friday from 2 to 4pm and 7 to 9pm in Sweeny’s Funeral Home, Bridgewater. Funeral service will be held 1:30pm Saturday in the Bridgewater United Church, Rev. Ivan Norton officiating. Burial will follow in the Upper Cornwall Cemetery. Family flowers only. Memorial donations may be made to the IWK Grace Hospital, Bridgewater United Church, Rosedale Home for Special Care, New Germany or any charity.
A Memorial Tree was planted for Laura
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Sweeny's Funeral Home Ltd.