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Obituaries > CORBETT, HOWARD N.

Howard N. Corbett, May 3, 2004, age 83. Late of Olympia Fields, formerly of Homewood. Beloved husband of the late Aleen S. nee Rosenburger. Dear father of Howard N. [Nancy-Kate] Corbett, Jr. of Mechanicsville, VA and Paul M. [Shirley] Corbett of Richton Park. Cherished grandfather of Amber, John and Erin Corbett. Survived by one brother Charles Corbett of Delaware. Retired Registered Pharmacist, Ingalls Memorial Hospital, Dominic’s Finer Foods. Volunteer with many civic youth organizations in Flossmoor and Homewood. Former Village of Homewood President [1/2/73 to 5/8/73] and Village Trustee [1965-1973]. Served in World War II, South Pacific Theater in the U.S. Marine Corps, 5th Marine Division, 2nd Marine Raider Battalion and recipient of the Purple Heart. Resting at the Tews Funeral Home, 18250 S. Dixie Hwy., Homewood Friday from 3:00 p.m. until the time of Memorial Services at 7:00 p.m. Memorials to Military Order of the Purple Heart, 2646 Chicago Rd., South Chicago Heights, IL 60411 or the Disabled American Veterans, 3725 Alexandria Pike, Cold Springs, KY 41076 would be appreciated.