Corwin Hatch

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Corwin 04/17/2011
Corwin “Cork” Hatch was born Feb 7, 1928 and passed away April 17, 2011.

Funeral services for Corwin “Cork” Hatch age 83 of Knoxville will be held on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Bybee & Davis Funeral Home.

Burial, with military honors, will follow in the Graceland Cemetery. Visitation will begin after 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Bybee & Davis Funeral Home where a Masonic Service will be held at 5:30 p.m. and the family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m.

Memorials may be made to the Knoxville Hospital & Clinics Foundation or to the American Legion Baty-Tucker Post 168.

Online condolences may be made to He was a heavy equipment operator in the Knoxville area prior to retirement.

He is survived by his children, Corlinda (Jim) Evans of Knoxville, Marty (Robert) Cline of Winterset and Karin (Mike) Sparks of Knoxville; six grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; his companion, Marilyn Witter of Knoxville and her children, Rick Taylor, Jeff Taylor and Brenda Pitt all of Pella and her four grandchildren; and his sister, Mary Elizabeth Durham of Knoxville.

Published in Des Moines Register on Apr. 19, 2011