Winifred M. Corbett
Winifred M. Corbett, better known as “Winnie” to those close to her, passed to be with the Lord on March 18, 2016.
Born in Wi n g a t e , MD, on May 11, 1933, she was the daughter of the late Edward Lee and the late Louise Thelma (Turner) Long Sr.
Getting to know Winnie was easy, since she never met a stranger. She was always quick to share a warm smile and a kind word. Winnie had a desire to help others. She had a kind heart, a generous spirit and a strong work ethic: she started volunteering at Union Hospital in Elkton, MD. She joined the Women’s Auxiliary there and eventually served as president of the Junior Board.
In previous years, before her health began to decline, she had been active in two garden clubs—Country Thyme Garden Club of Rising Sun and All Season’s