Mark Sumner
D: 2018-10-18
View Details
Sumner, Mark
Fleda Krywy
B: 1943-07-02
D: 2018-10-17
View Details
Krywy, Fleda
Clenia Pendergrass
B: 1918-03-28
D: 2018-10-16
View Details
Pendergrass, Clenia
Robert Sweet
B: 1952-11-09
D: 2018-10-16
View Details
Sweet, Robert
Ann St. Croix
B: 1956-03-21
D: 2018-10-16
View Details
St. Croix, Ann
Travis Miller
B: 1984-01-06
D: 2018-10-15
View Details
Miller, Travis
Casey Ward
B: 1990-10-01
D: 2018-10-14
View Details
Ward, Casey
Daxson Daniels
B: 2018-07-24
D: 2018-10-08
View Details
Daniels, Daxson
Perley LaValley
B: 1955-07-08
D: 2018-10-04
View Details
LaValley, Perley
Patricia Pratt
B: 1935-03-10
D: 2018-10-02
View Details
Pratt, Patricia
Herbert Heinz
B: 1939-03-09
D: 2018-09-30
View Details
Heinz, Herbert
Leo Cote
B: 1944-09-14
D: 2018-09-29
View Details
Cote, Leo
Patricia Donahue
B: 1929-08-04
D: 2018-09-28
View Details
Donahue, Patricia
Kenneth Taylor
B: 1959-11-29
D: 2018-09-28
View Details
Taylor, Kenneth
Adeline Leone
B: 1925-06-01
D: 2018-09-27
View Details
Leone, Adeline
Brian Kristel
B: 1941-06-08
D: 2018-09-26
View Details
Kristel, Brian
Nellie Harrington
B: 1931-09-23
D: 2018-09-21
View Details
Harrington, Nellie
Richard Griffin
B: 1963-09-12
D: 2018-09-19
View Details
Griffin, Richard
Darlene Lefebvre
B: 1949-01-30
D: 2018-09-16
View Details
Lefebvre, Darlene
Jackson Neigh
B: 2012-10-05
D: 2018-09-15
View Details
Neigh, Jackson
David Usher
B: 1965-03-05
D: 2018-09-15
View Details
Usher, David


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
82 Broadway
M.B. KilmerFuneral Home
Fort Edward, NY 12828
Phone: 518-747-9266
Fax: 518-747-7548

The Memorial Candle Program has been designed to help offset the costs associated with the hosting this Tribute Website in perpetuity. Through the lighting of a memorial candle, your thoughtful gesture will be recorded in the Book of Memories and the proceeds will go directly towards helping ensure that the family and friends of Donald Corriveau can continue to memorialize, re-visit, interact with each other and enhance this tribute for future generations.

Thank you.

Select Candle

Obituary for Donald "Jake" Corriveau

Donald "Jake"  Corriveau
Fort Edward

Donald “Jake” Corriveau, 84, passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018, at the Slate Valley Center for Rehabilitation in Granville.

Born in Fort Edward on August 20, 1933 he was the son of the late Joseph and Margaret (Hopkins) Corriveau.

Jake graduated from Fort Edward High School class of 1951 where he played baseball, track and football.

After high school, Jake proudly joined the United States Navy on November 1, 1951 until October 25, 1955; he was a pipefitter apprentice on the USS Fulton. Jake received the national defense service medal and good conduct medal.

On March 1, 1958 Jake married Marcia Wallace in Yorktown, VA and spent 60 years in a loving and affectionate relationship.

He was a communicant of St. Joseph’s Church in Fort Edward for 84 years, altar boy and member of the church choir for 47 years. He also maintained the heat for the church.

Jake worked for Ciba Geigy where he was a pipe fitter and maintenance foreman for many years. Jake was a Fort Edward Building Inspector and worked for Washington County code enforcement.

His passions in life include music, golfing, the outdoors, fishing & flower gardens. He also was an avid bowler, Boy Scout leader, little league ump and was and a regular performer in Fort Edward Minstrel shows. Further, he marched with the Fort Edward Vagabonds Drums and Bugle Corp and was a member of K of C & Tee Bird Country Club.

In addition to his parents, Jake was predeceased by his sister, Joan Varney; brother, Joseph Corriveau; daughter, Judy Benjamin; grandson, Jacksene Corriveau.

Left to cherish his memory include his wife, Marica (Wallace) Corriveau of Fort Edward; children, Nancy Duell and her husband Patrick of Glens Falls, James Corriveau and his wife Beth of Warrensburg, Carolyn Tidd and her husband Jeffrey of Fort Valley, VA, Robin Godfrey and her husband Christopher of Fort Ann, Susan Weisman and her husband Mark of Charlton; son-in-law, Michael Benjamin and his wife Janice of Glens Falls; sister, Peggy Smith of Tennessee; along with 21 grandchildren, five great grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Friends may call from 4pm to 7pm on Thursday, May 31, 2018, at M.B. Kilmer Funeral Home, 82 Broadway Fort Edward, NY 12828. To view Jake’s Book of Memories and to post online condolences please, visit our website at The Fort Edward knights of Columbus are requested to meet at 4pm at the funeral home.
A Funeral Mass will be conducted at 10am on Friday, June 1, 2018, at St. Joseph’s Church, 164 Broadway Fort Edward, NY 12828.
Rite of Committal will follow the Funeral Mass at St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Fort Edward.
Memorial donations in Jakes memory can be made to St. Joseph’s Church 164 Broadway, Fort Edward, NY 12828 or C.R. Wood Cancer c/o Glens Falls Hospital Foundation 126 South St. Glens Falls, NY 12801.

To send flowers to the family of Donald "Jake" Corriveau, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers
Recently Shared Condolences
Recently Lit Memorial Candles
Recently Shared Stories