Walter Colvin Corbett

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Walter Colvin Corbett

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Walter Harris Corbett and Irene Corbett
Brother of Kady Colvin and Mack Colvin

Managed by: Randy Stebbing
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About Walter Colvin Corbett


"...Walter Colvin Corbett, age 95, passed away at Holladay Health Care due to complications of pneumonia March 9, 2002.

Walter was born Dec. 16, 1906, in Provo, UT, to Walter Harris and Irene Colvin Corbett. He married Ann MacKay Dec 16, 1933; later solemnized in the Salt Lake Temple.

Walter was a retiree of the U.S. Postal Service in Washington, DC, Caldwell, ID and Salt Lake City, UT. He was a former representative of Utah Woolen Mills.

All his life, Walter was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, serving in the High Priest Quorum group. He served two LDS missions: Washington, DC and Caldwell-Nampa, ID. He held several ward and stake positions as well as doing Temple and genealogy work.

Besides his devotion to church duties, he enjoyed fly fishing and BYU football games.

Walter was preceded in death by his wife, Ann MacKay Corbett, son, Walter MacKay Corbett, grand daughter, Circe Ann Corbett. Survived by son, Gary MacKay Corbett, Westminster, CA; daughter, Irene Corbett Chipman, Salt Lake City, UT; grandsons, Brooke Chipman, Toby Chipman, Salt Lake City, UT; David Corbett, Las Vegas, NV; Jeff Corbett, E. Newbrunswick, NJ; granddaughters, Tracy Corbett, Glastownbury, CT; Terri Corbett Puckett, Las Vegas, NV; sister-in-law, Grace Corbett, Salt Lake City, UT; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Friends and family are welcome to meet at Larkin Mortuary, 260 E. South Temple, SLC, UT from 12-1 p.m. Wednesday March 13, 2002 to share memories and give thanks for his life.

Graveside services will immediately follow at Memorial Estates Cemetery 6500 S. Redwood Rd. West Jordan, UT on March 13, 2002 at 1:30 p.m.

SOURCE: Find A Grave Memorial# 19839298.

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Walter Colvin Corbett's Timeline

December 16, 1906
March 9, 2002
Age 95