CORKUM – Eleanor B., 93, of Caledonia, Queens County passed away peacefully in Queens General Hospital, Liverpool on Sunday, January 13, 2019.
Born in New Grafton, Queens County, she was a daughter of the late Percy and Annie (Weagle) Corkum
Eleanor was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother. To whom family meant everything.
Eleanor is survived by her daughter, Mabel Mansfield of Harmony Mills; grandchildren, Brenda, Brian, Rodney, Bradley, Chris, Glen, Allan, Donna, and Jaret; 21 great grandchildren and 16 great great grandchildren. Her brother, Basil of Bear River and son in law, Franklyn Mansfield of Caledonia.
She was predeceased by her daughter, Joan Mansfield; granddaughter, Angie Mansfield, great grandsons, Patrick Mansfield in infancy and T.J. MacNutt; sisters, Irene Weare and Florence Knockwood and her brother, Roy.
Visitation will be Friday, January 18, 2019 from 7 until 9 p.m. in Chandlers’ Funeral Home, Liverpool. Funeral service will be held Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in Chandlers’ Funeral Chapel, Liverpool. Pastor Royce Getson officiating. Burial will be in Whispering Pines Cemetery, New Grafton. Family flowers only, donations may be made to North Queens Nursing Home or to Whispering Pines Cemetery Fund. Online condolences may be made to www.chandlersfuneral.com
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Kim Masland, MLA
To The Family,
My heart goes out to you during this difficult time. May your memories give you peace and comfort.
Our sympathy is extended to the members of Eleanor’s family, as we read of her passing. She was a dear lady, gentle, quiet and a friend to so many. She will be missed.
Don and Elizabeth Webster
Debbie & John Herman
Aunt Mabel & Families:
Please accept our Sincere Condolences for the loss of your Loved One.
Sincerely, Debbie & John Herman.
Patsy & Arthur Conrad
to Eleanors Family,so sorry for your loss,she was a great friend to my mom when they lived beside each other in the seniors home.R.I.P. Eleanor,Patsy
Vernon & Joyce Hawkes
Condolences to all Eleanor’s family. She was a gentle and kind lady. She was so kind and a great friend to our sister in law Luella when they were in the seniors apartments in Caledonia. Our thoughts are with you all at this sad time.
Peter and Sharon
Brian and Rodney,we’re so sorry to read of your grandmother passing,may she be at peace now,and remember all the good times you all shared with her.
Kayla maceachern- walker
I am so sorry to hear of youre loss , I enjoyed the few times I have met her in my life, rest easy
Raymond &Elaine Kempton
So sorry to hear of Eleanor’s passing.
Thinking of you all at this sad time
Sharon & Dennis Wills
Our Deepest Sympathy to all of Eleanor’s family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Max and Myra Holdright
So sorry to hear of Eleanors passing.Our condolences to all the families.
Condolences to all of Eleanor’s family. She was such a sweet lady, and loved her family dearly. She will be missed by all who knew her.
Mike and Marie
To Eleanor’s family we send our deepest condolences. May this beautiful woman rest in peace… thinking of you all
Linda and Joe Backman
Sorry to hear of your loss. Our condolences to the family of the late Eleanor Corkum. Our thoughts and prayers go with you in your time of need . Linda and Joe Backman.
Lena and Gary
So very sorry to hear of Eleanor,s passing.She was a wonderful lady.❤️
June, David, Peter Weare
So saddened to hear of Eleanor’s passing. Our hearts go out to Mabel and the rest of the family. I am in Alberta with David and Peter and we send our thoughts to everyone. She was unique and we loved her.
Lucy & Wilfred
Condolence to the Eleanor’s family. She will be missed by many
So sorry for the loss of your mom, I knew her personally and always enjoyed talking with her. May the memories you’ve collected over the years with her guide you throught these very sad days ahead.
Jeff and Erin Ingram
Rodney, Brian and families,
So sorry to hear of your grandmothers passing. Condolences to the family.
Bruce and Linda DeLong
So sorry to hear of Eleanor’s passing. Thinking of you all at this sad time.
Danny and Jackie Mahoney
Danny and I would like to extend our thoughts and prayers to Eleanor’,s family. Eleanor was a sweet soul who loved her family very much. This was not hard to tell as her face beamed with pride and happiness whenever she was with them. She was a very lucky woman to be surrounded with so much love from so many of her loved ones. She will be missed, but this beautiful soul will never be forgotten.
Leigh and Cathy Merry
Sad to hear of Eleanors passing our sympathies and prayers for you all , God Bless!!
Linda and Joe backman
So sorry to hear about your loss. Our condolences to Eleanor’s family, on their time of need. Linda and Joe Backman.
Kathy & Vaughn Rawding
Thinking of the family during this very sad time.
Gary and Toddy Mansfield
Sorry to hear of Eleanors passing . Our thoughts and Prayers are with all the Family
Jennifer Frail and family
To all of Eleanor’s family
I had the pleasure of knowing this wonderful gentle soul and most of her family please accept my sincere condolences at this very sad time
Carolyn Mansfield Shupe
Please except my heartfelt condolences on the passing of your Mother. I remember Eleanor as a kind and gentle woman. I feel truly blessed to have known her. Rest in Peace sweet lady.
Love from sister in law ,
Brian, Rodney, & Brenda,
So sorry to hear about your Grandmother’s passing. May all the warm and special memories you shared stay with you and bring you comfort through the days ahead.
Mabel and family:
Please accept my deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother/grandmother. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
Terry &Sheila DeLong
Sorry to hear of Eleanor’s passing. We have known her most of our lives and she always had time to talk. She was a motherly woman. May she rest in peace.
My deepest sympathy to all of Elanor’s family and friends !
Gèrald and Roberta Wortman
We were sad to hear of the passing of Eleanor our thoughts are with you at this time
Brian and family.
So sorry to hear about your grandmother. Thinking of you all.
My thoughts and prayers go out to all ELeanor Families.She will be missed by all who knew her .
Iona and Carman
Carman’s and my condolences to Eleanor’s family on her passing. She will be sadly missed , I’m sure. You have a lovely video, which will provide many happy memories of your loved one. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
I only knew Eleanor for a short time but I loved talking to her and listening to her stories . Such a sweet person .