Kathleen Ann Corne, age 66, a longtime Birdsview resident, went to be with the angels on Saturday, November 9, 2013.
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She was on born April 14, 1947, in Santa Rosa, California, to Shirley "Al" and Gladys (Pelton) Jay.
Kathie spent her childhood in California, moving to Washington in 1981. Kathie and Jerry Corne were married at the Hitchin' Post, in Idaho, on October 9, 1992.
She worked at Albert's Red Apple in Concrete for several years as a clerk. She loved family get togethers and all her dogs. Kathie enjoyed hunting and fishing with Jerry, and loved watching old movies and playing computer games.
Kathie leaves behind the love of her life, Jerry; son, Chris Smith; daughter, Raeanne Ashe; step-children, Amie and Keith; grandchildren, Kristina, Anthony and Kaylei; five great-grandchildren; brother, John Jay and his wife, Lisa; sisters, Molly Short and her husband, Sam and Dot Hoffman and her husband, Jack; brothers-in-law, Ken Corne and his wife, Edna and Charlie Corne and his wife, Gail and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father, Shirley; mom, Gladys; brother, Leonard; step-father, Hank and grandmother, Mae Pelton (Nanny).
Kathie will be greatly missed by everyone. She was an amazing wife, mother and grandmother. Kathie was a unique person who always put other's needs before her own.
A Celebration of Kathie's Life will be held and a potluck enjoyed from 1-4:00 PM, Saturday, November 16, 2013 at the Birdsview Fire Hall on Russell Road.
In lieu of flowers the family wishes memorial be sent to assist with Breast Cancer Research.
Share your memories of Kathie and sign the online guest register at www.lemleychapel.com.
"It's time for you to grow your wings and be set free"
Published in Skagit Valley Herald Publishing Company on Nov. 13, 2013