Amelia Kaye Corson
MADISON - Amelia Kaye Corson, 19 days old, passed away at Maine Medical Center in
Amelia was born on March 28, 2019, the daughter of Daniel Corson and Ashley Clement.
She was born premature at 23 weeks gestation. She arrived at 3:04 a.m., weighed 1 pound 2
ounces, and measured 10.8 inches. She was born en caul, which reflected her uniqueness right
from the start. In spite of being born premature, she fought courageously until the very end.
Her nurses always commented on how feisty and beautiful she was. She was baptized by a
chaplain at the hospital with many of her family members gathered around her. She passed away
peacefully in her parents’ arms. Although her life on earth was brief, she will always be loved
Special thanks to the nurses and doctors who cared for Amelia during her stay in the NICU at
Maine Medical Center in Portland, as well as the PACT team for their unwavering support.
Amelia’s father Daniel Corson passed away unexpectedly two days later. She is survived by her
mother, Ashley Clement and brother, Zayden Corson, of Madison; maternal grandmother, Sheila
Dean, of Madison; paternal grandmother, Ann Kerby, of Portland; maternal grandfather, Randall
Clement, of Fairfield; paternal grandfather, Ernest Corson, of Athens; maternal
great-grandmothers, Doris Dean, of Madison and Nancy Clement, of Benton; paternal
great-grandfather, Robert Wellman and his wife Shirlene, of Norridgewock; paternal
great-grandmother, Clara Corson, of Canaan; paternal great-great grandmother, Reta Jones; aunt,
Sara Wellman, of Portland; uncles Dillon Wellman, of Athens, Adam Peters, of Madison, and
Jesse Clement, of Fairfield; also, many great aunts, great uncles, and cousins. Amelia was
predeceased by her paternal grandmother, Shirley Vigue and maternal grandfathers, Carroll Dean
and Dennis Clement.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, May 3, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Solon Congregational
Church in Solon.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Giberson Funeral Home and Cremation
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