2008-11-26 / Obituaries

Irene Corson

She will be missed by many and remembered by all

KINGFIELD — Irene Corson, 82, of Kingfield beloved wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend passed away peacefully Monday morning November 17, 2008 in Portland at the Maine Medical Center.

For over 50 years she was the wife of Norman R. Corson and lived life to the fullest. She was the daughter of Dora and Harold Beedy and mother of Doreen, Randy, Donald and Terry who loved and adored their mom. Irene worked at various jobs helping raise her growing family until she and her husband purchased a store in Kingfield in 1968.

She leaves behind grandchildren, Faith, Melanie, Don, Andy, Sheila, Hunter, Holland, Diana, Joseph, Mallorie; and many great-grandchildren. She was an aunt to many, with special love for Paula, Cara and Sharon who visited "auntie" often and brightened up her day. She had countless friends whose friendship she cherished and helped her in many ways.

She was a member of the Kingfield Sno-Wanderers and the American Legion Auxiliary. She loved to collect

angels so she will have plenty of company in heaven. She enjoyed country music and a favorite past time was to venture over to Salem and listen to the local talent play her favorite songs. She had a quick wit and taught many the game of dominoes. Irene Beedy Corson or (IBC) as her license plate noted will be missed by many and remembered by all.

A graveside service was held Sat. Nov. 22, 2008 at the Sunnyside Cemetery in Kingfield. A celebration of her life followed at the American

Legion Hall.

Friends wishing may make donations in her memory to "Bridging the Gap" c/o Sue Jones 463 West Kingfield Rd. Kingfield ME 04947.

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