Lena Marie Corder
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.
LENA MARIE CORDER