70, of Mill Village, Queens County, passed away peacefully in Queens General Hospital, Liverpool on Tuesday, November 28, 2017. Born in Haarlem, Netherlands, she was a daughter of the late Karel and Wilhelmina (Nouwland) van Baarsel. Corrie served with the Canadian Armed Forces in the Navy for over twelve years as well as in the civil service following her military career. She was a member of Bethany United Church and the UCW.
She is survived by her husband of 44 years Michael; her daughter Melissa (Jack) Robinson of Western Head, her son James (Tracy) of London, England, her step-daughters Debra (Donnie) Swartz of Plimpton, NS, Vicki Sguigna of Mill Village, her stepson Kevin (Cavell) Lockwood of Airdrie, AB. (9) nine grandchildren and (1) one great-grandson. Her brother Karel (Gail) of Windsor, ON. Besides her parents, Corrie was predeceased by her sister Ineke Roberts.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Chandlers’ Funeral Home, Liverpool. Funeral service will be held Saturday, December 2, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. in Chandlers’ Funeral Chapel, Liverpool. Lay Minister Peter Anthony officiating. Reception to follow. No flowers by request. Donations may be made to Bethany United Church, Mill Village or to the Mill Village Community Cemetery. Online condolences may be made to www.chandlersfuneral.com