HERRIN — Caroline R. Cornell, 93, passed away at her home on April 18, 2018, in La Grange Park.
Mrs. Cornell was a lifelong resident of Herrin, Illinois. She was born on Aug. 18, 1924, in Du Quoin to the late Fred and Viola Donley.
She was a member of Herrin Woman's Club, Beta Sigma Phi and First Christian Church of Herrin.
Beloved wife of the late Horace E. Cornell Jr. Loving mother of Dawn (Carson) Yeager and the late Karen Rose Ann Russell. Fond grandmother of Caroline Russell Sanders, Elizabeth Caroline Yeager and Caroline Cornell Yeager. Great-grandmother of Savannah Karen Sanders and Landon Sanders.
Private interment will be at Egyptian Memorial Gardens in Energy.
Assisting with arrangements are Brian Powell Funeral Directors of Hinsdale, or www.powellfuneraldirectors.com.