Elizabeth M. Corbett 1913-2013
WARREN – Elizabeth Mae Corbett, 100, of Warren, formerly of Palmyra, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, at her residence.
She was born Nov. 2, 1913, in Beaver Falls, Pa., to the late Joseph and Naomi Powell Beetler.
Mrs. Corbett was a past worthy matron for the Palmy Chapter #114 Order of the Eastern Star; a member of the Crossroads Community Church in Shalersville; had worked for the Agriculture and Conservation office in Ravenna as a clerk, as a nurses aide for Robinson Memorial Hospital, and for the Oak Rubber Co.; and had retired from Paeco Rubber as an inspector after 19 years of service.
Survivors include her children, Ralph (Carolyn) Corbett of Palmyra, Shirley (Bernard) Taylor of Rootstown, Donna Jean Iverson of Palmyra and Joan (Tom) McGinley of Warren. Mrs. Corbett has 12 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; and her sister, Ruth Strong of Plano, Texas, also surviving.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ray A. Corbett, on Aug. 25, 1992, after 62 years of marriage; her grandson, Richard Taylor; and her son-in-law, Robert Iverson.
Calling hours will be 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Shorts Spicer Crislip Funeral Homes, Ravenna Chapel, and from 10 a.m. until time of the 11 a.m. funeral services Tuesday at the Crossroads Community Church with Pastor Keith McKight officiating.
Eastern Star services will be 4:45 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will follow the services in Palmyra West Cemetery.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at www.sscfuneralhomes.com.