CORNELL, LEO J., 36
Ocala - Sergeant First Class Leo J. Cornell, United States Army, age 36, of Ocala, Florida, died December 14, 2007 at the Sylvia House in Ocala, Florida. Born June 20, 1971 in Coudersport, PA. Leo moved to Ocala in 2001 from Fayetteville, NC. He was active duty in the United States Army, a member of the 1st Baptist Church in Ocala, FL where he was a Deacon and he was a member of the America Legion in Ulysses, PA. Survived by his wife Marcy Cornell of Ocala, FL, two sons, Travis Cornell and Austin Cornell both of Ocala, FL; his parents, James and Judy Cornell of Ulysses, PA and Glenna and Dean Riel of Hope Mills, NC; Paternal Grandmother Vivian Cornell of Genesee, PA; Maternal Grandfather, Glen Tomb of Harrison Valley, PA; one brother Alan Cornell of Erie, PA; one sister Sunni Covell of Raeford, NC. BROWN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, Lecanto, Florida in charge of arrangements. 352-795-0111. A celebration of life service for Sergeant First Class Leo J. Cornell, age 36 of Ocala, Florida, will be held at 4 P.M. on Saturday, December 22, 2007 at the 1st Baptist Church in Ocala, Florida with Pastor Ed Johnson officiating. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to Hospice of Marion County or to the American Cancer Society.
Published in Ocala Star-Banner from Dec. 19 to Dec. 20, 2007