Courtesy of Gail Edwards
Obituary: CORKUM, Florence Jean (NS)
Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia
CORKUM, Florence Jean - 65, Cocoa Street, Westphal, died March 16, 1998, in Dartmouth General Hospital. Born in Digby, she was a daughter of the late Howard and Robena (Rice) VanTassel. She was a former member of the Gold Wing Riders Association, Chapter A. Surviving are her husband, Frederick; daughters, Linda Howard, Mount Uniacke; Brenda (Mrs. James. Bremner), Dartmouth; Heather (Mrs. John Hines), Lawrencetown; Wendy, Halifax; brothers, James, Neil, Dawson Creek; Wayne, Winnipeg; sisters, Pauline Tangredi, Sharon Haynes, London, Ont.; Donna (Mrs. Robert Krantz), Burlington, Ont.; Joan VanTassel, Digby; seven grandchildren. She was predeceased by brothers, Howard, Richard. Cremation has taken place. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Thursday, memorial service 11 a.m. Friday, both in J. Albert Walker and Sons Funeral Home, Prince Albert Road, Dartmouth, Pastor Svante Olson officiating. Burial in Memorial Gardens, Westphal. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Nova Scotia Lung Association.
Wednesday, March 18, 1998