Robert Edward ""Pete"" Cornell(1943-2014)

Robert Edward âPeteã Cornell, age 70, of Winchester, passed away Friday, January 24, 2014 at his home.

A memorial service will be conducted at the Church of Christ at Mountain View at a later date.

Mr. Cornell was born in Warren County on March 28, 1943, a son of the late Loring Edward and Margaret Lucy Vann Cornell.

He was a boiler operator for P. W. Pumbly Flooring for 43 years. He was a member of the Eagles, enjoyed camping, spending time with his family and watching wrestling with his son. He was a member of the Church of Christ at Mountain View and New Beginnings Baptist Church.

Mr. Cornell is survived by his wife of 14 years, Beverly Brinklow Cornell; his sons, Douglas Brinklow, and Brandon Moats; his daughters, Loretta Barr and Lily Cornell; and his three sisters, Mae Baker, Dorothy Leonard and Lorraine Armstrong.

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Published in Northern Virginia Daily on Jan. 27, 2014