In memory of

Korrene S. Livesay, age 68, of Helena

June 26, 1949 – February 10, 2018


Korrene Sue Livesay, 68, of Clancy, Montana, passed away from cancer on February 10, 2018.

Korrene was born June 26, 1949 in Havre, Montana, to Elizabeth and Fayette Maffit. There she attended grade school, high school, and received her bachelors in education from Northern, all the while getting married to Richard Livesay.

She started her teaching career at Northern in speed reading & then elementary education in Nashua, Montana. Korrene and Richard moved to Helena where she continued her 45 year working career.

Korrene’s hobbies included: Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, car shows with her corvette, reading, genealogy research, computer programing, antiques, hiking around the family cabins, fishing, coin collecting, and spending time with her grandchildren.

Korrene is survived by her husband, Richard; her children, Corey (Katrina) Livesay and Carrie (Kevin) Corner; brother, Robert (JoAnn) Maffit; and grandchildren: Macy, Gracie, Sophie, Chloey Livesay, Dodson, Annabelle and Jackson Corner.

A funeral service celebrating Korrene’s life will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, February 23rd at Our Redeemers Lutheran Church, 3580 N. Benton Ave., with a reception to follow in the social hall of the Church. Burial will follow the reception at the Montana State Veterans Cemetery, Fort Harrison. Please visit below to offer condolences or share a memory of Korrene.



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  1. Linda and Jim Gillett says:

    Jim and I are so sorry about the passing of Korrene. What a wonderful person she was, we have great memories . Our deepest sympathy is extended to all family.

  2. Don and Donna Paul says:

    We are thinking of you at this sad time and sending love to the family. Korrene’s zest for life even in the uncertainty of her health this past year is a testament to her strong faith and her love of her family.

  3. Donna Coman says:

    Dick & Family,
    I was saddened to hear of Korrene ‘s passing. Please accept my sympathy. Korrene & I worked together at the state. I learned a lot from her. She was a good teacher. She will be missed by her family & friends. Let your family, faith & friends help you during this time .
    Again, I’m so sorry for your loss.

  4. Bob and Sherry Kuntz says:

    Bob and I are saddened to hear of Korrene’s passing. We have many wonderful memories of our times together in Havre and in Montana City. Our hearts go out to all of you.

  5. John and Marcia Allen says:

    We were sad to hear about Korrene. Our thoughts are with your family at this difficult time.

  6. Pauline Braley Albertson says:

    So very sorry for your loss she was a special person. May she Rest In Peace

  7. Brittany Murr says:

    I’m so sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with your family during this difficult time.

  8. Nancy Pegar says:

    Bob & JoAnn,
    Sending prayers and love to surround you, until your memories of better times can sustain you. Holding you close in my heart.

  9. Rhonda Olson says:

    So sorry to hear about Korrene. Praying for you and your family.

  10. Ann Nickel says:

    So sorry to hear of Korrene’s passing. We worked by each other for a couple of years t the state. Your family is in my prayers during this difficult time.

  11. Kim Flatow says:

    Dick and family, i was saddened to hear of Korrene’s passing. I have many memories of working together at the state. My deepest sympathy to you during this hard time.

  12. Kathleen Sweeney f/a/k Keating says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. My heart go out to Carrie, Cory,Dick and Korren’s grandchildren. You are in my thoughts and prays. Korrene was a very nice person that always made time for her family. God Bless you each

  13. Jenny and John Bloomquist says:

    Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you, the girls and your entire family. Have faith in yourself and your strength as you move forward. Fondly, Jenny, John, Audrey and Caswell

  14. Margaret Kauska says:

    I so enjoyed getting to know Dick and Korrene as they helped the Department of Revenue through tax season. I’m sorry to hear of your loss and pray you all find peace in your memories.

  15. Robin Sayler says:

    Dick and Family,
    I am so sorry for the loss of your beautiful wife, mother and grandmother. God bless you all, and may he provide you strength during these sad days.

  16. Linda lindsay says:

    Dick, you and your family are in our hearts and prayers today. Korrene was a joy to know. A great and positive influence in the scouting world. Accept our condolences. Terry & Linda Lindsay.

  17. Lynae Oelke says:

    So sorry for your loss. I always enjoyed visiting with Korrene.

  18. Vanessa Jarratt says:

    I am so sorry for your loss Carrie, your mom was a nice lady and I remember talking to her a couple times when I was at work

  19. John Compton says:

    Dick and family, so sorry for your loss, much too young. God Bless and comfort you at this most difficult time. John Compton

  20. Mary Ann Gregory says:

    We Walked to school every day to Lincoln McKinnley. We were in Girl Scouts together and played clarinets. She was always better at the clarinet than I was. Will remember Korrene with very fond memories.

  21. Scott and Geri Colvin says:

    Corey – our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We wish you the peace of knowing a kind and loving Father in Heaven has welcomed her home and she is watching you from above. Blessings to you and your family.

  22. Nancy Mcnutt says:

    I am so sorry to hear of Korrene’s passing. My prayers for you Dick, Corey and Carrie. Your family was such good neighbors to me and my kids. God bless you.

  23. Shirley Cole says:

    Dick and family
    I met Korrene many years ago when we started the Cub Scout Program at the Clancy School. What a joy to know that someone was interested in providing the Scouting program again at the school. I enjoyed working with your family and other Clancy people that took the reins and built a great Scouting program. My deepest sympathy to you all. Korreen was one of a kind.
    She will be missed. God bless you all.

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