WINNETKA—Sydney Hass Corbett, a longtime resident of Chicago’s North Shore, passed away at the age of 84 surrounded by her family after a long battle with breast cancer on July 17, 2015.
She was born August 25th, 1930 the only child to the late Clarence and June Hass in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and raised in Berkeley, California. She was the loving wife of 59 years to Thomas; cherished mother of Thomas (Monica), Julia (James) Snyder, Stephen (Mary), and George; and adoring “Mimi” to Clarence, Jacqueline, Madeleine, Kevin, and Thomas.
Sydney was an avid bridge and tennis player, and enjoyed her large circle of dear friends. She took great pleasure in her volunteer work with Service Club of Chicago, Lyric Opera, and especially the Misericordia Home. After raising four children, she worked as Deputy Assessor of New Trier Township.
Services were held in Florida this past Monday, July 20.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Misericordia Home, 6300 N. Ridge Ave., Chicago, IL 60660.
From the Donnelan Family Funeral Home