Rosaline McCorkhill

Nov. 27, 1935 €“ Feb, 9, 2009

Rosaline Constance (Kirsch) McCorkhill, 73, of Sweet Home, died Feb. 9, 2009 surrounded by family and friends at Lebanon Community Hospital.

She was born Nov. 27, 1935, in Blunt, S.D., to William H. and Elizabeth (Apley) Kirsch.

She attended school in Blunt and came to Oregon in 1957. While at Eugene Business College, she met and married Dick McCorkhill on June 20, 1960, in Eugene.

Connie loved the Lord and served as Sunday school teacher, superintendent, and church treasurer for many years. She loved working with children and was camp cook for the many retreats for high school kids in her church. Her many hobbies included crocheting, quilting, and reading, creating greeting cards and playing table games.

She is survived by her sons Jim and Rod of Sweet Home, Mike of Arlington, Texas, and Derek of Tualatin; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren, with one on the way; and four brothers, Leslie of Idaho, Fritz of Salem, Norman of El Paso, Texas, and Dennis (Pee Wee) of Florida.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dick; four brothers, William, Vincent, Gordon and Cecil; and her parents.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Hillside Fellowship Free Methodist Church fund for disadvantaged children.