William C. “Bill” Brigham, 80, a lifelong resident of Corry, Pa., passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021, at Corry Memorial Hospital, Corry, Pa., surrounded by his loving family.
Bill was born on Nov. 8, 1941, in Corry, Pa., the son of the late Edward and Elizabeth Mixer Brigham.
Bill graduated from Corry High School in 1961. He was a Supervisor at Foamex. He was an active member of St. Thomas the Apostle Roman Catholic Church for many years, retiring from there as a maintenance man. He was a lifetime member of Stanford Hose Company.
Bill enjoyed woodworking, hunting and fishing. He was an avid camper with his wife, children and their children. He will be remembered for his custom made birthday cards for his family. They all looked forward to their birthday card each year. He was a loving family man whose bright blue eyes and smile lit up a room.
Bill is survived by his wife, Kathryn Habink Brigham whom he married on Dec. 30, 1961, they were a month from their 60th anniversary; two sons: Michael (Kelli) Brigham of Groveland, Fla., Robert (Cassi) Brigham of Jamestown, N.Y.; his daughter: Lori (Tim) Adams of Corry, Pa.; 12 grandchildren: Kate Fagan, Kevin Brigham, Mary Horner, Alyssa Nocero, Melissa Feidler, David Phillips, Michelle Phelps, Rene Brigham, Jack Trask, Kyle Adams, Kenny Adams and Jessica Akam; 19 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law: Nancy Brigham; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by two brothers: Richard “Rick” Brigham and John “Jack” Brigham; two grandchildren: Dustin Brigham and Samantha Brigham; one great-granddaughter: Aurora Adams; and a daughter-in-law: Linda Brigham.
Memorial contributions may be made to Corry Regional Fire Co., 14 E. South St., Corry, PA 16407; or St. Thomas the Apostle Roman Catholic Church, 203 W. Washington St., Corry, PA 16407.
Friends and family may call at St. Thomas the Apostle Roman Catholic Church on Friday, Dec. 3, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
A funeral Mass will be held at 1 p.m. The Rev. Thomas E. Brown will officiate. Burial will be in St. Thomas Cemetery. Masks and social distancing will be required.
To light a candle or to send condolences to Bill’s family, please visit www.presentsixbeyfuneral.com.