|Birth: ||Dec. 25, 1923|
|Death: ||Oct. 8, 2012|
Harley was married twice. He married first Virginia Taylor (1918-1994). After Virginia's death, he married Patricia Conner March 7, 1998 in Kerr County.
Obituary: Grimes Funeral Chapel
Harley M. "Cookie" Cornelius, age 88 of Kerrville, passed away Monday, October 8, 2012 in a local care center. He was born December 25, 1923 in Brownwood, TX to W.R. and Alta Cornelius. On March 7, 1998, he married Patricia "Pat" Conner in Medina. He was a veteran of the United States Army and served in World War II.
Cookie and Pat loved to RV and travel. Cookie also loved woodworking.
He was a member of the Kerrville Masonic Lodge and First United Methodist Church.
Survivors include wife, Pat Cornelius of Kerrville; daughters, Joye Vrana and husband, Louis of Lytle, TX and Judy Robey and husband, James of Elmendorf, TX; son, James Toalson of Kerrville; sister, Betty Pitman of Irving, TX; grandchildren, Kristen, Amanda, Trey, Samantha, Elizabeth, and Jennifer; great grandchildren, Bret, Ryan, Callie, Collin, and Lucas; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held Thursday, October 11, 2012, 5-7 PM at Grimes Funeral Chapels.
Services will be held Friday, October 12, 2012, 10 AM at Grimes Funeral Chapels, officiated by Rev. Bob Allen. Masonic graveside services will follow at Garden of Memories Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church or to the American Cancer Society.
The obituary is incorrect as to Harley's parents. W.R. (Winfred Remus) Cornelius was Harley's brother. Alta was Winfred's wife.
As linked, Harley parents were Clifton U. Cornelius and Mary Lou Courtright.
Clifton Ulvesfer Cornelius (1897 - 1976)
Mary Lou Courtright Cornelius (1900 - 1988)
Virginia Taylor Cornelius (1918 - 1994)*
Winfred R. "R.W." Cornelius (1919 - 2001)*
Vernon Yvone Cornelius (1921 - 2000)*
Harley Meusel Cornelius (1923 - 2012)
Wanda June Cornelius Curbow (1927 - 2011)*
Garden of Memories Cemetery
Created by: Eugene Cornelius
Record added: Oct 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 98917942