Lena Marie Corder

Dorchester Star - - Obituaries -

DOVER, DEL. — Lena Marie Corder, 85, of Dover, Del., passed away peace­fully in her home sur­rounded by her fam­ily on Mon­day, April 18, 2016. Lena was born in Vi­enna, MD, the daugh­ter of the late Lloyd B. and Vi­ola (Wil­ley) Bell.

She was a home­maker who loved spend­ing time with her fam­ily. She worked as a sec­re­tary for the Divi­sion of Pro­fes­sional Reg­u­la­tion be­fore re­tir­ing af­ter 16 years with the State of Delaware. While the boys were young, Lena drove a school bus for Daw­son’s Bus Ser­vice for 15 years. She also vol­un­teered for many years for the Delaware Board of Vet­eri­nary Medicine. Lena en­joyed bak­ing, can­ning, book­keep­ing and loved to sew.

In ad­di­tion to her par­ents, she was pre­ceded in death by her hus­band of 60 years, Bobby T. Corder in 2011 and her son Gary K. Corder in Nov. 2015.

She is sur­vived by her sons, Ron Corder and his wife Wanda, of Fel­ton; Geri Corder and his wife Terri, of Green­wood; and her three grand­daugh­ters Kait­lyn N. Corder, of Fel­ton, Dar­ian A. Corder and Brooke A. Corder, both of Green­wood.

A view­ing will be held from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Satur­day, April 23, at the Lofland Fu­neral Home, 102 Lake­view Ave., Mil­ford, DE, where fu­neral ser­vices fol­low at 12 Noon. Burial will be in Mil­ford Com­mu­nity Ceme­tery, Rt. 113, Mil­ford.

In lieu of flow­ers, the fam­ily sug­gests con­tri­bu­tions to Delaware Hospice, 100 Pa­tri­ots Way, Mil­ford, DE 19963.

Let­ters of con­do­lence may be shared with the fam­ily by vis­it­ing www.loflan­dandm­ck­natt.com.


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