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Charlotte R. Corson

Posted on May 15, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

May 6, 1912 - May 9, 2013

VALLEJO, Calif. — Charlotte Roberta Corson, 101, of Vallejo and formerly of Kouts, Ind., and Elkhart, Ind., passed away Thursday, May 9, 2013.

She was born on May 6, 1912, in Kouts, the daughter of Herman F. and Florence Anna (Wells) Kosanke. Charlotte was a registered nurse. She did her training and worked at Michael Reese Hospital in Chicago.

On Dec. 23, 1939, in Kouts, Charlotte married James Thomas Corson Sr. He preceded her in death in 1991.

She is survived by her children, Roberta Schroeder, Jack Corson and Jay (Valerie) Corson; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; son James Thomas Corson Jr.; granddaughter Karen Sue Schroeder; and two sisters.

A private family graveside service was at St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery, Kouts.