Birth date: October 10, 1921
Death date: June 22, 2012
June Cornelius was born October 10, 1921, at Elyria, Ohio to Bernard and Josephine (Maur) Taylor. She died on June 22, 2012 in a local hospital with many family members at her side, she was 90. Wake services conducted by Pastor Dennis Hall, will be at 6:00 PM Monday, June 25, 2012, in the Whinery-Huddleston Chapel. Visitation will be 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Monday, June 25, 2012.
June grew up in Ravenna Ohio and was a 1939 graduate of Ravenna High School where she was voted "best hair" in her class. She later attended Business College in Ohio and became a bank representative for Bank One in the credit card department. She married Harold L. Cornelius on Jan 26, 1946, Harold died in 1977. She moved to Oklahoma where she was a devoted mother and grandmother. She was a devout Christian and took much joy in watching her grandchildren grow up. She attended First Assembly of God in Lawton. She is preceded in death by her father and mother; husband Harold, two brothers Harold "Porky" Tyler, Edward Ziska, and a sister Lillian Fedor.
Survivors include six children. One son Mark Cornelius and wife Deborah of Westerville, OH; five daughters Carolyn Hainer and husband Jim of Hilliard, OH, Deborah Cornelius of Grove City, OH, Priscilla Sue Littlefield and husband Byron of Lawton, Cindy Gibitz of Lawton, Rebecca Nottingham of Ft Myers, FL; one brother Bernard Taylor and wife Shirley of Ravenna, OH; one sister Norma Miner of Ravenna, OH; Nine grandchildren, Sharon Cornelius of Ft Myers, FL, Cara Wright of Arizona, Rebecca Gibitz of Lawton, Ami Kuhlman and husband Clint of Guthrie, OK, Angela Littlefield of Lawton, Keith Cornelius of Westerfield, OH, Myles Nottingham of California, Mersadies Nottingham of Edmond, OK, Landis Nottingham of Lawton, OK. June had five great grandchildren, in addition to the many loving extended family members.
12:00 pm to 6:00 pm on Monday, June 25, 2012 at Whinery-Huddleston Funeral Service 6210 NW Cache Road Lawton Oklahoma 73505 (map/driving directions)
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Monday, June 25, 2012 at Whinery-Huddleston Funeral Service 6210 NW Cache Road Lawton Oklahoma 73505 (map/driving directions)