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Vernor H. Cornell obituary
submitted by Michael Cornell
Vernor H. Cornell
The Oneonta Daily Star Friday, January 30, 1998
NJ – Vernor H. Cornell, 96, died at Newton Memorial Hospital, Newton, NJ on
Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998 after a short illness.
to Vernor L. and Malinda Cornell in the town of Conesville, he lived in Gilboa
and Carteret, NJ, before moving to Franklin, NJ, 25 years ago.
Cornell was a dairy farmer in New York and worked as a screw machine operator
for Singer in Elizabeth and then was a construction worker for Lightning
Electric before working as a security guard for Gordon Security before retiring
Cornell is predeceased by his first wife, Florence Brainard (1932), and his
second wife, Bertha O. Cornell (1989), his son, Lyndon B. Cornell, and three
brothers, Freeland, Arthur, and Marvin Cornell.
is survived by a son, Lawrence V. Cornell of Zephyrhills, Fla.; a daughter,
Gladys Banner of Milford Center; two stepsons, Eugene Orchard of Franklin, NJ
and Raymond Orchard of Fort Monmouth, NJ; a brother, Carl Cornell, of Norwich; a
sister, Fannie Brookins of Sidney; seven grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren
and three great-great-grandchildren.
are by F. John Ramsey Funeral Home, 1 Main Street, Franklin, NJ.
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