Coralie Corlett

CORLETT, Doris Coralie Ann

Passed away unexpectedly at Groves Memorial Community Hospital, Fergus on December 31, 2020 in her 81st year.

Born in Bentinck Township on August 30, 1940 to the late William and Myrtle (nee Boyce) Corlett.  Coralie started teaching in one-room schoolhouses in Bruce County before moving to teach at Mount Forest Public School in Mount Forest.  She was a primary learning consultant for nine years with the Wellington County District School Board and she finished her teaching career at Victoria Terrace Public School in Fergus, Ontario.  In retirement, Coralie was actively involved at Elora United Church and with the Guelph-Wellington branch of the Retired Women Teachers of Ontario. Coralie was a people person and will be missed by many friends and extended family members.

Beloved sister of Arnold Corlett of Hanover and sister-in-law of Clarence Mountain of Winona. Loving aunt of Dean (Rosemary) Mountain of Burlington, Doris Kobe of Hanover, Grace (Steve) Selk of Vienna, Virginia, Rhonda (David) Klim of Beamsville, Donald (Bena) Mountain of London, and Allan (Luann) Corlett of Hanover; cherished great-aunt of Karen Selk (Chad Greenwald) of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Susanne Selk of Raleigh, North Carolina, Graeme Klim of Vélizy, France, Evan Klim of Toronto, Elaine Klim of Beamsville, Vanessa and Lesley Mountain of Burlington, and Naomi Mountain of London; dear great-great-aunt of Madeleine and Miles Greenwald of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  Predeceased by her parents William and Myrtle (Boyce) Corlett; sisters Marjorie (Dan) Kobe, Walterina Mountain, and Joyce (Maurice) Myers; and sister-in-law Ruby Corlett.

A Family Graveside Service will be held on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at the Hanover Cemetery. As per COVID-19 restrictions, the family wish to invite everyone  to view the service on Tuesday, January 5, 2021 at 1pm via the following link:

As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations can be made to Elora United Church, Elora or to Grace United Church, Hanover. Special thanks to Dr. Filomena Incitti and the staff of Groves Memorial Community Hospital.  Arrangements entrusted to the care of Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover.  Online condolences and notes of sympathy may be left at

VIDEO: Graveside Service for Coralie Corlett - January 5th, 2021

Coralie Corlett

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