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Jeanne E. Benham Corbert, born in England on December 21, 1930.
She is predeceased by 3 brothers Louis from PA, Morris from Amsterdam, Seril from Holland.
One brother that is alive Elga E.W. from Australia.
Mother Phyllis and Father Arthur.
3 grandchildren, Deven, Athena, Jackie Hallback, daughter of the late Rita Hallback the love of Jimmy's life may she rest.
Daughter Margaret Bradley Corbett (Bob) and Son James Jay Corbett.
Jeanne was a life member of the women's auxiliary VFW Hallburke.
A gathering of doctors, Claymont Fire Company members, Paratransit driver's and friends will have a reception to be announced at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Claymont Fire Co., 3223 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE 19703. Claymont Ambulance Service which sped to her rescue many times in the last years of her life.
A Funeral Service will held at 12 Noon on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at Gebhart Funeral Home, 3401 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont, DE, where friends may visit with the family beginning at 10 am at the funeral home.
Her angels Brenda Forrest, Kelly and Patrick Marvel, Betty Ann Seth, Ray Altamuro, and the second love of her life George Fantini.
She is also predeceased by the love of her life, William Patrick Corbett, a war hero her husband, writer and buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
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