Quilting 1


Anna Marie Corcoran

October 29, 1924 ~ March 8, 2019 (age 94)

Anna M. Corcoran, 94, of Bemidji, MN died Friday, March 8, 2019 in Diamond Willow Assisted Living, Mountain Iron, MN.

Funeral Services will be 2:00 P.M. Saturday, March 16, 2019 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Bemidji with Rev. Robert Wentzel.  Visitation will be for one hour before the service at the church.  Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery, Bemidji, MN. Arrangements were entrusted to the Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bemidji.

Anna Marie Kline was born October 29, 1924 in Northome, MN to George & Tempa (Tye) Kline.  She grew up in the Bemidji area and graduated from Bemidji High School in 1942.  Ann went on to attend Bemidji State Teacher’s College where she received a B.A. in teaching.  On August 19, 1949 she married Richard M. Corcoran in Bemidji.  Ann worked at the Markham Hotel, David Park Creamery and Northwestern Bell Telephone prior to raising her children.  Ann returned to work in 1975 at JC Penney’s and would retire from there in 1990.

She is survived by her daughter, Mary (Steve Smutko) Corcoran of Laramie, WY;

5 grandchildren, David Corcoran, Amanda Corcoran, Trista Corcoran Vilona, Alex Smutko and Peter Smutko and 7 great grandchildren.  

She was preceded in death by parents, husband, Richard and son, Ronald Corcoran and brothers, David & Milford Kline.

Memorial preference to the music programs at Trinity Lutheran Church, Bemidji, MN.

Online guest book at www.OlsonSchwartzFuneralHome.com

© 2019 Olson-Schwartz Funeral Home & Cremation Service. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS