Port Allegany - Stanley E. Cornelius, Sr., 72, of Port Allegany, died Wednesday (April 10, 2019) in UPMC-Hamot, Erie.
He was born July 7, 1946 in Roulette, a son of Herman and Nellie Elliott Cornelius.
Stanley attended Port Allegany schools and had worked for Pittsburgh Corning of Port Allegany and for the PA Dept. of Transportation in McKean County.
Stanley was a member of the First Baptist Church of Port Allegany.
He is survived by:
One son: Stanley E. Cornelius, Jr. of Port Allegany
Seven grandchildren and several great-grandchildren
Two brothers: Frankie (Juanita) Cornelius of Mt. Jewett and David (Naomi) Cornelius of Derrick City
Two sisters: Mary Cornelius and Juanita (Joseph) Knell, both of Port Allegany
Several nieces and nephews
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Thomas and Lewis Cornelius.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 23, 2019, from 5-6 PM at First Baptist Church of Port Allegany, where a memorial service will be held at 6 PM with the Rev. Michael Culver, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in Card Creek Cemetery, Roulette.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900
Arlington, VA 22202. Online condolences may be made at www.hartle-tarboxfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes, Inc., Port Allegany.