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Harry H Cornelius Jr.
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Obituary for Harry H Cornelius Jr.

Harry H Cornelius, Jr.

Harry H Cornelius,Jr., 93, Easton, Missouri passed away Sunday, May 14, 2017 at his home.
He was born January 2, 1924 to Harry Sr. and Mona (Lehmkuhl) Cornelius in San Antonio, Missouri.
Harry enjoyed working as a dairy farmer. He also enjoyed his horses, buggies, and sleighs
Mr. Cornelius was a deacon and choir member of Frederick Boulevard Baptist Church. He served as president of the Platte Valley School Board and chaired his Mid-America Dairymen District.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Brad Cornelius; and granddaughter, Mindy Cornelius.
Survivors include wife of 69 years, Helen Cornelius of the home; daughter, Janice Howerton (Phil), Chilhowee, Missouri; and sons, Dallas Cornelius (Debby), Easton, Missouri and Cary Cornelius (Sharon), Easton, Missouri; eleven grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Farewell Services 11:00 A.M. Thursday, Frederick Boulevard Baptist Church. Private interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will gather with friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to Frederick Boulevard Baptist Church or Mosaic Life Care Hospice.

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Cemetery Details


Memorial Park Cemetery

5005 Frederick Ave
St. Joseph , Missouri 64506

Memorial Contribution

Mosaic Life Care Hospice

Frederick Boulevard Baptist Church


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