Emmett Michael Corrigan 1980 ~ 2011 Emmett Michael Corrigan of Meridian, Idaho died on March 11, 2011 near his home in Meridian. Born on August 30, 1980, he was the son of Radeane Blackwell and Mike Corrigan, and later he was fortunate to have Denise Corrigan and Jim Blackwell as stepparents. Emmett married Ashlee Harmon on March 6, 2004 in the Mount Timpanogus, Utah L.D.S. Temple, and they were blessed with 5 beautiful children, Bostyn and Bailey twin girls (6), Teage (4), Kaleeya (20 months), and Tytus (8 weeks). A viewing will be held at Summers Funeral Home, 3629 E. Ustick Rd. in Meridian from 5-8 pm on Wednesday, March 16th. Funeral Services will be at the LDS Church, Verona Ward on Meridian Rd. and Ustick Road, at 11:00 am on Thursday, March 17th. Graveside services will be held on Friday, March 18th in Montpelliar, Idaho, at 2:00 pm. Emmett graduated from Centennial High School in the Boise area and later received his B.S. from Utah State University. A hard working and ambitious young man, he completed his Juris Doctorate in Law from Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington. He later joined a firm in downtown Boise and specialized in bankruptcy and criminal defense law. Who could have more friends? He loved helping people and was generous to everyone he met. Full of energy and adventure Emmett loved skiing, all outdoor sports and grilling good food. He played football at Centennial High School and Ricks College, and would have played forever if he could. Emmett leaves a space in hundreds of lives that no one else could ever fill.
Published in Idaho Statesman on Mar. 15, 2011.