Barbara A. Corbel, 82 of Huntley, died peacefully, April 24, 2021 at her home with her family by her side.
A Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at 10:00am at St. Mary Catholic Church-10307 Dundee Road, Huntley, IL. April 28th would have been Barbara’s 83 birthday so truly a day to celebrate with Mass for her. In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to Multiple Sclerosis Foundation. Burial will be private.
Barbara was born April 28, 1938 the daughter of Art and Ann Whitney. On September 8, 1957 she married George Corbel. She owned and operated her own market research company. She loved boating especially with her family. Barb enjoyed playing Rummikub, cards and was known to be very competitive. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend who will be missed by all who knew her.
She is survived by her children, Lori Dennison (Brad Bakka), Robert (Deborah Olson) Corbel, Diana (David) Beyrer and Jeffery (Jennifer) Corbel. By her grandchildren, Branden (Katie), Daniellle ( Scott), Alex (Jamie), Gage (Alexandria), Trudy, Stephanie, Alexa, Jared, Ethan, Makenna, by her great grandchildren, Mason, Madelyn, Madden, Mila, Sofia, Layla and Fiona. She is also survived by her cousins, Tony, Bill and Jim Ciganek.
Barbara is preceded in death by her parents, and by her husband, George.
For further information please call the funeral home at 847-515-8772 or on line condolences may be directed to www.defiorefuneral.com
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Forever I will cherish and continue our Family Traditions and Love. Thank you for everything, Grandma. Love forever and always, Branden, Katie, Mason, Madelyn, and Madden
Extending our deepest sympathy during this time. Our prayers and blessings are with the entire Corbel family. A mother is always with us, first in life then forever in our memory.
My heart goes out to the family of my dear friend. I left Sun City 5 years ago. We have talked on the phone every week since I left. I will miss our weekly talks. I cannot be there for her mass but you know I would have been there if I was able to come. My thoughts & love are with Barbara and her family on her birthday. How wonderful to celebrate her life on her special day. Love Judy
Our sympathy to the Corbel Family
May she rest in peace, God be with your family
So sorry for your loss.. I will miss playing cards with her and not hear a infectious laugh....
For over 77 years (grammar school until now) Barbara has been a dear friend and I will truly miss her. I am having a hard time knowing I will never be able to talk to her again. She will always be in my heart. Rest in peace my dear friend.
Condolences to my childhood friend’s family. Barb and I went to grammar school and high school together and we have been friends ever since. I will miss my friend and our monthly lunches.