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James K. Corbett

June 27, 1943 ~ April 15, 2018 (age 74)

HURON – James Kenneth Corbett, 74, of Huron, passed away unexpectedly at his residence Sunday, April 15, 2018.

He was born June 27, 1943 in Lorain. He has been a resident of Huron since 1976 coming from Amherst.

He worked for Ted Cendrosky Builders in Amherst for 15 years. He also worked as a foreman for Moen Inc. for 25 years retiring in 1998 and then worked, doing construction part-time for Lance Warner of Sandusky.

He was a member of the United Methodist Church, Huron, the Huron Yacht Club, and the Huron Eagles. He was a former Barbershop Quartet Singer, and enjoyed singing.

He is survived by his wife, Ginny Corbett, married to for 53 years; a daughter, Christine (Dale Christopher) Corbett of Fishers, Indiana; a son, Tim (Faira) Corbett of Amherst; four grandchildren, Brittany and Natasha Corbett, and Ethan and Andrew Christopher; two sisters, Lani Hart and Lori Dickson, both of Amherst; and a brother, Gary Wangerien of Wall, NJ.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Merle Wangerien and Milda Cendrosky; a step-father, Ted Cendrosky; and guardians, Ken and Alice Corbett.

Friends may call Friday, April 20th from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Foster Funeral Home & Crematory, 410 Main St, Huron. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, April 21st at 3:30 p.m. at the United Methodist Church, 338 Williams Street, Huron with Rev. Roger Skelley-Watts officiating.

Cremation will take place and burial will be at McMillen Cemetery, Huron.

Memorial contributions may be made to Beulah Beach Corporation, 6101 Westlake Rd, Vermilion, 44089 or to the United Methodist Church, Huron.

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