posted at 1:54 pm Mon Dec 2nd, 2019 by (WherezIt_Staff)
Steven M. Corliss - 59, passed away at the Jack Byrne Center for Palliative and Hospice Care in Lebanon NH following a valiant battle with esophageal cancer on Wednesday evening, November 27, 2019. Born in Montpelier on August 3, 1960, he was the son of the late Eugene C. and Mildred A.
(Shover) Corliss. On September 1, 1989 he married the former Barbara G. (Achatz) Bedell in Waterbury Center. Steve was a 1979 graduate of Harwood Union High School in Duxbury. A longtime and well-known painter, Steve worked many years operating his own business as well as a subcontractor. More recently Steve was employed as a machine operator for Green Mountain Coffee Roasters in Waterbury and worked mornings part-time at the Mobil Station in Waterbury. An avid Red Sox fan, Steve enjoyed following the trials and triumphs of his favorite team. Steve is survived by his wife of 30 years, Barbara Corliss of Waterbury Center; his son, Steven C. Corliss of Berlin; two step-daughters, Tammy Bedell of Waterbury Center, and Wendy Brown and her husband Donovan of Winsted CT; 3 grandchildren, Wyatt, Donovan Jr., and Cole; his brothers, Ronald Corliss and his wife Janet Doyle of Waterbury, Richard Corliss of Duxbury; as well as extended family.
He was predeceased by a brother, James Corliss. A service to celebrate the life of Steven Corliss will be held from the Waterbury American Legion on December 15, 2019 at 2 p.m. with a reception to follow. For those who wish, memorial gifts would be appreciated to the Jack Byrne Center for Palliative and Hospice Care (https://www.dartmouth-hitchcock.org/donate/center-for-palliative-and-hospice-care.html). Later inurnment will take place in Hope Cemetery, Waterbury. Assisting the family is the Perkins-Parker Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Waterbury. To send online condolences please visit www.perkinsparker.com or the funeral home Facebook page.
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