Daphne J. Corman Feb 5, 1930 - Aug. 20, 2017

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Daphne Joy Corman the daughter of Alvin and Mae (Runquist) Whitehead was born Feb. 5, 1930, at Bloomington. She departed this life on Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017, at the Lakeview Nursing Home in Grand Island, at the age of 87 years. Daphne grew up in the Nelson community, graduating from Nelson High School with the class of 1948. Daphne held numerous jobs during her life time including: the Nelson Nursing Home, the Grand Island Ammunition Depot and Kawasaki of Lincoln. In April 1948, Daphne was united in marriage to Clayton Corman. This marriage ending in divorce. Daphne had been very involved with the Foster Grandparent Program at the Jefferson School in Grand Island. She had also been a Sunday School and Bible School teacher at the community Church in Oak. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Clayton, sons: Philip, Roger, Jimmy and Steve; and sisters: infant, Joy Whitehead; Beverly Whartman; Sandie Rogers and Donna Feehan. Survivors include her children: Doug Corman and wife, Debra, of Grand Island; Richard Corman of Lincoln; Mike Corman and wife, Deb, of Grand Island; daughter, Kathy Moore and husband, Denis of Edgar; son, Mark Corman of Nebraska; and daughter, Barbara Corman of Grand Island; brothers: Pete (Maynard) Whitehead of California; Barney (Bernard) Whitehead of Illinois; Red (Delwyn) Whitehead of Virginia; sisters: Chiz (Charldene) Watson of California; and Rusty (Lorettea) Osowski of Illinois; 11 grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren, nieces, nephews other relatives and a host of friends. Private family services are being held. Condolences may be sent to the family at wmsfh.com. Williams Funeral Home of Edgar is in charge of the arrangements

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