Mae McCorkle, 95, passed away on May 18, 2017, at her home in Maupin, Ore. She was born March 8, 1922, in Maupin; the eighth of 10 children to Herbert and Leon-Alti Greene. She graduated from Maupin High School in 1940.
Mae married Milton McCorkle Dec. 16, 1941. They had two children, Marilyn and Ray. Mae was a resident of Maupin all her life except during World War II when she followed Milton to his Army-Air Corp assignments.
Mae loved gardening, knitting, and crocheting. But most of all, she loved her family. Mae was predeceased in death by her husband in 2004, her son in 2008, and all of her siblings. She is survived by her daughter Marilyn Wagner; daughter-in-law Sylvia McCorkle; grandchildren, Diane Pfaff, Mark Root, Matt McCorkle, and Kitty Helberg; great-grandchildren, Danielle, Dillon, Josh, and Jasper McCorkle, Mercedes and Kammren Helberg, Brooke and Eliza Pfaff; and numerous nieces and nephews.
No services are planned. Please make any remembrances to Maupin Ambulance or Heart of Hospice.
“She will always be our feisty angel.”
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