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October 29, 1940 — November 7, 2018

GANSEVOORT — Delwyn D. Corliss, 78, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018 at his home, surrounded by his family.

Born Oct. 29, 1940 in Fayston, Vermont, he was the son of the late Jesse and Ollie (Brown) Corliss.

He graduated from Bristol High School in Vermont. After graduation, Delwyn joined the United States Army in 1958, serving his country for three years.

In 1984, Delwyn met the love of his life, Beverly Stevens.

Delwyn was a truck driver for 60 years and retired from Logistics One after 10 years of employment.

He enjoyed NASCAR, camping, traveling in his motor home and was an avid sports fan. Delwyn was a devoted Boston Red Sox fan and was thrilled about the 2018 World Series victory.

In addition to his parents, Delwyn was predeceased by his sister, Kolona; and his son, Robert.

Left to cherish his memory include his daughters, Cathy Bowley (Adam) of Vermont, Joanna LaVallee (Roger) of Florida and Monica Dike (Brian) of Vermont; his son, Ronald Corliss (Angelia) of Vermont; his brothers, Elwin (Judy) of Vermont and Edward (Kit) of Vermont; and sister, Debres (Bill) of Vermont.

He is also survived by his companion and soulmate of 34 years, Beverly Stevens; and her children, Robert (Rose) Stevens, Sherry Stevens (Tim Hughes), Donna Worth (Ron), Brenda Sullivan (Brian), Judy Vance (Rick), Laurie Collins (Paul) and Larry Stevens (Jessie); along with many sisters- and brothers-in-law; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and his special girl, Lexi the boxer.

Friends and family may call from 4 to 6 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 12, at M.B. Kilmer Funeral Home, 136 Main St., South Glens Falls. A funeral service will be held following the calling hours at 6 p.m.

Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family.

Memorial donations in Delwyn’s memory can be made to the C.R. Wood Cancer Center, 126 South St., Glens Falls, NY 12801.

To view Delwyn’s Book of Memories and post online condolences, please visit

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