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Corinne  P. (Leeman) "Maggie"  Magnuson

Corinne P. (Leeman) "Maggie" Magnuson
  • May 23, 1922 - April 11, 2018
  • Wakefield, Massachusetts

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“PaulWe are all so sorry to hear about Maggie's(Corinne) passing. I know she appreciated all that you did for her over the years.She loved you dearly...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Beverly Bartlett - Melrose, MA

“Laurel Street would never have been the same without Corrine. Witty with a wicked sense of humor. She was a great friend to everyone who came within...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Andrew Palmer - Coral Springs, FL

“Corinne, or Gram as I loving called you for decades, because you were the only grandmother I've ever known. You were so kind, loving and funny and I...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Wendy (Groves) Forsyth - Melrose, MA

“Paul,, I'm so sorry for your great loss. Nobody could've done more for Maggie than you. You were her first call when anything needed to be...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Diana Burbine - Malden, MA

“Dear Paul so sorry for your loss. You were a great and loving friend to Corrine. Taking care of all her wishes right to the end like paying...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Lucille Omogrosso - Melrose, MA

“PaulSo sorry to hear about Corrine I know she appreciated all you did for her over the years, she loved you dearly. I will miss her but I know she...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Joanne DeGiacomo - Melrose, MA

“PaulI am so sorry to hear of Corinne's passing. I hope you can take great comfort in the wonderful care and support that you gave her for so many...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Maurine Garipay - Melrose, MA


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Corinne P. (Leeman) "Maggie" Magnuson, longtime resident of Melrose, passed away peacefully in her sleep at Oosterman's Rest Home in Wakefield on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at age 95.

Maggie was born in Boston on May 23, 1922, one of four children of the late Seward and Addie A. (Sears) Leeman. She resided for most of her life on Laurel Street in Melrose. Maggie always liked a good party and was a snappy dresser. Entertaining her four grandchildren gave her great pleasure.

She loved being around children and in her later year's volunteered with the Melrose High School Band and worked in the school cafeteria. She also traveled extensively with her family and friends, and enjoyed visiting new places.

Corinne is the beloved wife of the late Herbert W. Magnuson. Devoted mother of Pamela J. Kent and her husband Frederick of Rumford, ME, and the late Richard W. Magnuson. Dear sister of Donald Leeman of Largo, FL, the late Harold Leeman and the late Richard Leeman. Cherished grandmother of Melissa J. Michaud of North Yarmouth, ME, and Frederick H. Kent II of Leesburg, VA. Also survived by 11 great-grandchildren, three nieces and nephews, and very special friend Paul Norton of Melrose.

Services will be private. Donations in Corinne's memory may be made to the Shriners Hospital for Children, 51 Blossom St., Boston MA 02114.