|Birth: ||Oct. 10, 1911|
|Death: ||Jan. 3, 2006|
George L. Cornelius
George L. Cornelius, 94, of Janesville died on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2006 at 6:25 am at the Windy Hill Village, Philipsburg, PA.
Mr. Cornelius was born in Almaden, Gulich Twp. PA on October 10, 1911, the son of the late George M. and Alfretta (Dumez) Cornelius.
He was a member of Janesville United Methodist Church Smithmill, where he was a Sunday School Teacher for many years.
He worked as a Caretaker for the PA Department of Transportation and as a truck driver for J.J. Powell, Inc. of Philipsburg, retiring in 1973. He was a Forest Fire Warden for 66 years; past member of the Moshannon Valley School Board for many years; past Scout Master and a member of the National Rifle Association.
He married the former Clotilda "Tee" Morroni on Nov. 15, 1941 in the Ramey United Methodist Parsonage. She survives in Janesville.
He is survived by two sons; George R. Cornelius of Smithmill, PA., and Lee E. Cornelius and his wife Ellon of Roseburg, OR. Two granddaughters; Renee Wilson and her husband Jeremy and Sherri Donovan and her husband Allen.
*****He was last of his generation*****
having been preceded in death by three brothers; Boyd, Raymond and Lawrence.
Friends will be received on Thursday , Jan. 5, 2006 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm and on Friday , Jan. 6, 2006 form 9-10:30 am at Kruise Funeral Home, Inc. 2550 Union St. Ramey, PA.
Funeral Service will be held at the Janesville United Methodist Church, Smithmill, PA, at 11:00 AM on Friday, January 6th, 2006 with Rev. Thomas A. McCoy and Rev. Dennis McCracken officiating.
Interment will follow in the Allemansville Cemetery, Allemansville, Gulich Twp., PA.
George Mayberry Cornelius (1875 - 1967)
Alfretta Viola Dumez Cornelius (1882 - 1953)
Clotilda Morroni Cornelius (1917 - 2011)
Created by: Beulah
Record added: Jul 19, 2006
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In Memory of-George Leno Cornelius-3rd Cousin to my Step-Grandmother, Dora Lillian (Hollen) McQuinn-Hollis|
Joan of VA
Added: Mar. 17, 2010
My thoughts and prayers go out to your family and friends. Rest in Peace, George|
Added: Jul. 19, 2006