Charlene Petterson Corbridge


Charlene Petterson Corbridge

Charlene Petterson Corbridge passed away September 3, 2001, in Malad, Idaho, after a lengthy ill­ness.

She was born March 4, 1925, in Garland, Utah, to Ethel Porter and Peter Charles Petterson. She at­tended Bear River High School and graduated from Utah State Univer­sity in 1946. Soon after graduation she served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Spanish American Mission.

In 1949 she was married to Eldon D. Corbridge and they are the parents of four children.

She is survived by her husband and children: C. David (Maureen) Corbridge, Joan Winston (Michael), Jean Edwards (Steven), Kirk P. Corbridge (Lara), nineteen grandchildren and three great­grandchildren. Also surviving are two sisters, Florence Chambers of Issaquah, Washington, and Mary Isom, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Funeral services will be held to­day, Thursday, September 6, 2001, at 12:00 in the Malad LDS 3rd Ward Chapel located at 200 W. 400 N. in Malad. A viewing will be held the evening of September 4th from 6:00-8:00 p.m. and on Thursday at the funeral home from 10:30-11:30 a.m. She will be buried in the Malad City Cemetery.

Search diligently, pray always, and be believing, and all things shall work together for your good, if ye walk uprightly and remember the covenant wherewith ye have covenanted one with another.  D.C. 90:24

Charlene’s favorite question:  “What Have You Learned?”


Born March 4, 1925, Garland, Utah

Died September 3, 2001, Malad, Idaho

Family Prayer ……. Bishop David Corbridge (son)

Prelude & Postlude …… Myra Jean John

Invocation …… Reed Smith

Life Sketch …… Valoy Smith

Piano Solo …… “Clair De Lune” by Jodie Corbridge (granddaughter)

Speaker …… Michael Winston (son in law)

Vocal Trio …… “My Buddy”  Jill Blaisdell, Sue Stevens, Cinniman Schwartz by Myra Jean John

Remarks …… Bishop David Corbridge

Benediction …… Patriarch Lon Corbridge (brother in law)

Concluding Service – Malad City Cemetery

Dedicatory Prayer …… Kirk Corbridge (son)

Married Eldon D. Corbridge, Logan L.D.S. Temple 1949


Thursday, September 6, 2001 — 12 noon

Malad LDS 3rd Ward Chapel

Bishop David Corbridge (son) officiating


Clint Edwards            Brett Edwards            Jason Corbridge

Joshua Corbridge      Michael Corbridge     J.C. Corbridge


Elder Jimmie Edwards (Belem – Brasil Mission)

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