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Erin Melanie Corkum

Halifax Chronicle Herald 01/06/2012

CORKUM, Erin Melanie - 17, of Yarmouth, passed away January 3, 2012, in IWK Health Centre, Halifax. Born October 27, 1994, in Yarmouth, she was a daughter of Margot Corkum (Peter Graves) and Steven Corkum. Besides her parents, she is survived by brothers, Steven (Lisa) Corkum, Yarmouth; Ryan (Ashley) Corkum, Yarmouth; stepsisters, Allison and Erin Graves, both of Yarmouth; paternal grandparents, Lawrence and Joan Corkum; maternal grandmother, Fre­da Judge; aunts, Janet Wile, Marilyn Doucet, Melanie Judge, Nancy Carson; uncles, Kirby Judge, Murray Judge, and Walter Judge. She was predeceased by sister, Megan Joan Corkum; maternal grandfather, Richard Vernon Judge. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Sweeny’s Funeral Home & Crematorium, Yarmouth. Visitation will take place to­day, Friday, January 6 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in Sweeny’s Funeral Home Chapel. Memorial service will be held Saturday, January 7 at 2 p.m. from Holy Trinity Anglican Church with Father Doug Chard officiating. Interment will take place at a later date. Family flowers only, please. The family wish­es to acknowledge all of the wonderful people who cared for Erin throughout her illness; the staff of the CF clinic at the IWK, everyone on PMU at the IWK, Dr. and Mrs. Couture and the pediatric staff of Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Donations in Erin’s memory may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Cana­da, or to a charity of your choice. On­line condolences may be sent to: sweenysfh@eastlink.ca or you may sign the guestbook on-line at: www.sweenysfuneralhome.net