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Corbridge, Gean S. - 07 Oct, 1921

DOWNEY, Ida. - Gean Sena Nelson Corbridge, 77, passed away Tuesday, March 30, 1999 in Preston, Idaho.

She was born October 7, 1921 in Weston, Idaho, the daughter of Hans Christian and Sarah Maughan Nelson. She graduated from Weston High School and attended one year at Boise State.

She married Willis Anderson Corbridge on Nov. 3, 1946 in Elko, Nevada. Their marriage was solemnized in the Logan, Utah temple on Sept. 30, 1948. He preceded her in death in April of 1992.

She served her country from 1943-46 in the U.S. Navy WAVES in New York and Washington D.C. She was an active member of the LDS Church, having served as Primary president and Relief Society teacher. She loved animals and enjoyed reading. She was very loving and generous.

She is survived by a daughter, Corrine Jill Corbridge, Tooele, Utah; a sister, Beth (LaVar) Peterson, Idaho Falls, Idaho; a brother, Gerald Nelson, Pocatello, Idaho; a sister-in-law, Ethel Nelson, Pocatello, Idaho; one grandson; three nephews and five nieces. She was preceded in death by her husband, by a sister, Beatrice N. Hyde, and three brothers, Ralph Nelson, Kenneth Nelson and Clinton Nelson.

Funeral services will be at noon on Friday, April 2, 1999 in Downey LDS Church, with Brother Frank Howe conducting. Friends may call Friday from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in the Franklin, Idaho Cemetery. Arrangements are by Webb Funeral Home, Preston, Idaho.
Corbridge_Gean S._07 Oct 1921

DOWNEY, Ida. - Gean Sena Nelson Corbridge, 77, died Tuesday, March 30, 1999 at the Franklin County Nursing Home in Preston. A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Idaho State Journal. Arrangements are by Webb Funeral Home in Preston.

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