Lillian Corkum1

F, #26687, b. 8 February 1943, d. 26 November 2011
Father*Percy Colin Corkum1 b. c 1918, d. 18 Apr 2005
Mother*Helen Elsie May Bezanson1 b. 26 Feb 1919


Robert Dugan
Relationship5th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
Liilian (Corkum) Dugan
     Lillian Corkum was born on 8 February 1943 at Aylesford, Nova Scotia.2 She married Robert Dugan.1 Lillian Corkum died on 26 November 2011 at Auburn, Nova Scotia, at age 68.2

Dugan, Lillian Irene Veronica (Corkum) - 68, of Auburn; passed away peacefully in her home on Saturday, November 26, 2011. Born in Aylesford, she was a daughter of the late Percy and Helen (Bezanson) Corkum.

Lillian was an avid quilter, knitter, and enjoyed sewing. She liked playing bingo, watching and feeding the birds at her home. She also enjoyed spending time at the family cottage in Morden.

Lillian is survived by her daughters, Beverley (Al) Pye, Auburn; Brenda (Lance MacNairn) Dugan, Margaretville; Linda (Roland) Albert, Auburn; Roberta (Rainer Hemker) Dugan, Auburn; brothers, James Corkum, Berwick; Andrew (Charlene) Corkum, Oromocto, NB; sisters, Shirley Graves, Cambridge, ON; Lottie (Hughie) Rafuse, Cambridge, ON; Eva (Joseph) Vidito, Nictaux; Janet (Brian Bezanson) Corkum, Auburn; Margaret (Robert) MacDonald, Meadowvale; Barb (Russell) Moriarity, Morden; grandchildren, Stuart; Rebecca; Tanya; Steven; Tascha; Amanda; Stephanie and Lauren; great granddaughter, Lyla; and many nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents, Lillian is predeceased by her husband, Robert; infant son Barry; sister, Nellie, and brother-in-law, Neil Graves.

A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at 2 p.m. in the Serenity Funeral Home Chapel, Berwick; with Reverend Father Larry Pitcher. Private family burial will be held at a later date in the Holy Cross Cemetery.2
Last Edited29 Feb 2016


  1. [S2] Percy Colin Corkum Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 20 April 2005.
  2. [S680] Lillian Irene Veronica (Corkum) Dugan Death Notice, Berwick Funeral Chapel (Berwick, Nova Scotia).