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Thorsen, Corene Wilcox Corene W. Thorsen, 82, died August 13, 2009. Daughter of Curtis and Olive Wilcox. Sister of Curt Wilcox. Wife of Duane W. Thorsen. Mother of Karen, Wendy and Sue. Grandmother of ten and great-grandmother of four. Corky graduated from Shorewood High and Milwaukee Downer College. She taught school at Waterloo and Fox Point. In Oconomowoc, she served on the Board of Education for thirteen years. Corky was co-founder of the Oconomowoc Nursery School. She served on the Boards of Memorial Hospital Foundation and the Hospital Auxiliary. She was a member of AAUW for years. Corky was a past president of the Oconomowoc Scholarship Fund and served on the Board many, many years. At Zion Episcopal Church, she served on the Altar Guild for thirty-five years, was a Junior Warden, and on the Memorial Committee. Corky played bridge with the same ladies for over fifty years. As a former Oconomowoc mayor would often say, "You done good." Well Corky, you were the best. The family will plan a Memorial Service at a later date. Memorials may be made to the Oconomowoc Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 824, Oconomowoc, 53066, or to the donor's choice, SCHMIDT & BARTELT Notbohm - Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services Oconomowoc 262-567-4459
Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Aug. 16, 2009
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