COR­BETT, Bar­bara Anne

Cape Breton Post - - Obituaries -


It is with great sad­ness that we the fam­ily an­nounce the death of Bar­bara Anne Cor­bett (MacMullin) on July 17, 2017, af­ter a short ill­ness.

Barb was born in Syd­ney and was the daugh­ter of the late Kay and Joe MacMullin.

Barb was mar­ried to Gerald “Jed” Cor­bett and has two won­der­ful chil­dren, Ja­son and Christina Cor­bett.

Barb is sur­vived by her sis­ter, Betty Burke; broth­ers, Wayne, Joey and Donnie MacMullin; sis­ters-in-law, Colleen MacPher­son and Joan Cor­bett; brother-in-law, Melvin Cor­bett; very spe­cial niece, Lisa Burke Melan­son and nephew, Danny Burke.

Be­sides her par­ents Barb was pre­de­ceased by her brother, Steve MacMullin; broth­ers-in­law, Ron, Pat and Jim Cor­bett and Paul Burke; sis­ter-in-law, Per­cilla Was­sel.

Barb in her younger years was em­ployed at Canada Pack­ers.

Af­ter the Birth of her chil­dren, she was a mother and home­maker. She also found time to col­lect money for the Heart and Stroke Foun­da­tion, Cancer and Di­a­betes So­ci­ety. As well she vol­un­teered at her chil­dren’s schools.

A cel­e­bra­tion of Barb’s life will be held Thurs­day Au­gust 10, 2017 from 6-9 p.m. at Syd­ney Me­mo­rial Chapel.

Memo­ri­als may be made to char­ity of your choice.

Words of com­fort can be sent to the fam­ily at www. syd­neymemo­ri­ or email syd­neymemo­ri­alchapel@ ns.sym­pa­

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