Graveside services for Bryan F. Cornwell, 79, of Parma, who
died Saturday, Feb. 21, in a Homedale nursing home, will be
held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Parma Cemetery.
The Rev. Ralph Cornwell of Boise will officiate.
Cremation was under the direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel,
Mr. Cornwell was born April 28, 1907, at Herman, Neb.,
to U.S. and Susan Thompson Cornwell. He was reared and
educated in Nebraska.
He married Violet Morrow Aug. 3, 1931, at West Point,
Neb. They lived in Walt Hill, Neb., moving to Minnesota
in 1933. In 1941 they moved to the Parma area.
He farmed and worked for Boise Cascade in their lumber
yards for many years.
He enjoyed fishing and gardening.
He is survived by his wife of Parma; four sons, Jim and
Russell Cornwell of Boise, Jerry Cornwell of Kirkland, Wash.,
and Dick Cornwell of Kennewick, Wash.; four daughters, Judy
Lowe of Wilder, Cheryl Brixey of Prineville, Ore., Kathy
Nelson of Boise, and Debbie Maggard of Homedale; three
brother, Fred, Elmer and Harold Cornwell, all of Nebraska; two
sisters, Helen Smith of Seattle, Wash., and Ruth Jacobson of
California; 14 grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; four
great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by four brothers and two
Memorials may be made to St. Alphonsus Hospital, Boise.