Joseph “Joe” I. Corum…May 8, 1935 – February 10, 2019



A celebration of life memorial service for current Canon City, Colorado resident formerly of Lamar, Joseph “Joe” I. Corum will be held at a later date.

Per Joe’s request cremation will take place and there will be no visitation.

Joe was born on May 8, 1935 at Indianola, Nebraska to Gail T. and Anna (Edwards) Corum and passed away on February 10, 2019 at the Canon Lodge Care Center in Canon City, Colorado with his family by his side at the age of 83.

He is preceded in death by his parents, brother-in-law; James Pilkington; brothers and sisters-in-law, Jack and Carolyn Campbell and Kenneth and Mary Ellen Campbell; father-in-law, John Campbell and mother-in-law, Elsie Campbell.

Joe is survived by his wife, Janet Corum of the family home in Canon City, CO; daughter, Julie (Jerry) Branes of Lamar, son, Jerry Corum of Los Angeles, CA; grandchildren, Lucas Stalford of Seattle, WA; Laura (Chad) Heberly of Pueblo, CO; Christopher Branes of Lamar and Jessica (Scott) McTaggart of Northglenn, CO and numerous great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his sister, Gladys Pilkington of Colorado Springs, CO as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, other family and a host of friends.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Canon Lodge Care Center in Canon City, Colorado and/or Charity of Choice either direct or in care of the funeral home office.

Services are under the direction of the Peacock Family.

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