Carol Ilean Cornwell

1934 - 2020

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Carol Ilean Cornwell, 85 of Kenton passed away at the Magnolia Terrace in Galion on Friday, May 15, 2020. She was born in Ada on July 6, 1934 to the late Leonard and Idabell (McIntire) Neu. On August 14, 1954 she married Garland Cornwell and he preceded her in death on August 25, 2003. She was also preceded in death by a son, James "Jim" Cornwell in 2016. She is survived by two grandchildren, Donald (Melissa) Cornwell of Galion and Kaitlyn Cornwell of Kenton; two great-grandchildren, Caleb and Anabelle Cornwell and daughter-in-law, Tina Bumgardner of Westerville. A brother, Bud Neu and four sisters, Evelyn (James) Benjamin, Dorothy (Bob) Newland, Elsie (James) Stuber and Lois Neu also preceded her in death. She and Garland farmed and owned Cornwell Ag for many years, she also worked as a secretary at Cavalier Farm Service. She was a member of First Baptist Church. Visitation will be held at SCHINDEWOLF-STOUT-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, the family would like to offer visitation for the immune compromised Wednesday, May 20, 2020 from 11:00am-12:00pm; visitation will open to the general public from 12:00-2:00pm and the funeral service will immediately follow at 2:00pm with Pastor Craig Mansfield officiating. Burial will be in Preston Cemetery, Alger. Memorials can be directed to the Alzheimer's Association or to the family for a scholarship to be set up through Kenton High Schools. Online condolences can be shared by visiting

Service Information
  • Visitation Details:

    200 E. Columbus St.
    Kenton, Ohio 43326
    Wednesday, May 20th 2020 11:00am-12:00pm (immune comp.)
    Wednesday, May 20th 2020 12:00pm-2:00pm

  • Funeral Service:

    Wednesday, May 20th 2020 - 2:00 PM

  • Service Location:

    200 E. Columbus St.
    Kenton, Ohio 43326

  • Final Resting Place:

    Preston Cemetery [Map]
    County Road 90
    Alger, Ohio 45812

  • Contributions:

    American Alzheimer's Association
    225 N. Michigan Ave, Floor 17
    Chicago, IL 60601-7633

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To : Cornwell Family
Date :Saturday, May 16th 2020
From : Brienne Sam Sprunger Family
We were so sorry to hear of the passing of your grandma. She was a fun lady who we know was an important part of your lives. We know her spirit will continue for generations as you share stories and remembrances. Sending prayers and love.

To : Donnie Kaitlyn Family
Date :Saturday, May 16th 2020
From : Randy Emma Clark
So sorry for your loss of Carol she was such a good hearted lady.She loved her family so much. She will be missed by many. We will keep your family in prayer. Fly High Carol love you always.

To : The Cornwell Family
Date :Monday, May 18th 2020
From : Carol Ledley
So sorry for the loss of your Grandmother. She was so sweet and I enjoyed our talks when she came in the Dental office to see me. My prayers are with you during this hard time.