Don Corwin

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Celebration of Life services for Don Corwin, 64, of Aledo, Ill., formerly of Marshall County, were Monday, Jan. 26, at Speer Funeral Home, Aledo. Military Honors were provided by the Mercer County VFW.

Memorials may be made to the Don Corwin Memorial Fund in care of Speer Funeral Home, PO Box 27, Aledo, IL 61231.

Don died on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, at Genesis Medical Center, Aledo, Ill.

Don was born on Feb. 8, 1950, in Jackson, Mich., to William J. and Kay (Mudge) Corwin. He attended Roosevelt Military Academy, Aledo, and was a Vietnam veteran, having served in the United States Marines. He married Sue Hofmann in 1994 in Aledo.

Don was employed with General Grind & Machine, Aledo. He enjoyed golfing and playing pool. Don was a member of the VFW in Marshall County, Tenn. He was an avid football fan, especially the Detroit Lions. He cherished the time spent with this family, especially his grandchildren.

Those left to cherish Don's memory include his wife Sue of Aledo, Ill.; three children and spouses, Kristina and Jason Poteete of Lewisburg, Michele and Mike Davis of New Market, Tenn. and Daniel and Tiana Corwin of Lewisburg; eight grandchildren, Ethan, Taylor, Gary Jon, Ian, Braelynn, Brooklyn, Will and Grace; and two brothers, Kenneth of Florida and Larry of Washington.

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