Madeline C. Cornwell

Madeline C. Cornwell of Union Dale died Friday at Forest City Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was the widow of Ralph C. Cornwell, who died Feb. 28, 2000.

Born in Philadelphia, daughter of the late Michael and Catherine Lapper Binsfeld, she was a member of the Catholic faith. She was a homemaker.

Surviving are a daughter, Catherine Sheridan and husband, James, Union Dale; three grandchildren, Donna Hill, Deidre Shertz and William Baker, all of Lancaster; six great-grandchildren, Daniel Baker, Ryan Stall, Caitlyn Hill, Danielle Shertz, David Baker and Brittany Baker; five great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

She was also preceded in death by three sisters, Marge Balderston, Rose Dixie and Marie Siner; and a brother, Edward Binsfeld.

The funeral will be Saturday with a blessing service at 1 p.m. in the Jones & Brennan Funeral Home, 430 Main St., Forest City. Cremation will follow.

Friends may call Saturday from 11 a.m. until service time. Memorial donations may be made to the Shriner's Hospital for Children, 3551 N. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19140.

Online condolences may be sent at www.brennanfu neralhomes.com.

Funeral Home

Jones & Brennan Funeral Home
430 Main Street Forest City, PA 18421
(570) 785-3500

Published in Scranton Times on Feb. 19, 2013