Walter M Cornelius, Sr.

April 3, 2018

Cornelius, Sr., Walter Obituary

Walter M. Cornelius, Sr., 81, of Hares Valley Road, Mapleton Depot, PA, died Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at Wedgewood Nursing Home, Lakeland, FL.
    
Born October 28, 1936 at Huntingdon, PA, he was a son of the late Ralph & Clara (Miller) Cornelius.
    
He is survived by four children, Walter M. Mike” Cornelius, Jr. and wife Carol of Tampa, FL, Theresa Harnage of Cornelius, NC, Donald Cornelius of Frostproof, FL and John “JR” Cornelius of Winter Haven, FL, eight grandchildren, one great grandson and two siblings, John Cornelius of RD, Mapleton, PA and Elizabeth Nichol of San Diego, CA.
    
Mr. Cornelius was a member of the First Baptist Church of Saltillo. During his life he was a farmer, sawmiller, construction worker, truck driver and a heavy equipment operator. He will be remembered for his work being his hobby.
    
He was a veteran of the U. S. Air Force serving from 1954 until 1958 with the Strategic Air Command flying in B-47’s.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM, Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the First Baptist Church of Saltillo, Saltillo, PA with Rev. David Ford officiating. Interment will be made at Saltillo Cemetery. Friends may call at the church one hour prior to the service on Saturday.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia, PA.




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April 14, 2018
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First Baptist Church of Saltillo

Saltillo, PA 17052

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April 14, 2018
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First Baptist Church of Saltillo

Saltillo, PA 17052

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Saltillo, PA 17052


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