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Helen (Szwedo) Cornell, formerly of Old Falls Street, died on Sunday, December 17, 2017 in Our Lady of Peace Nursing Care Residence. She was born in Utica, NY on December 9, 1921, the daughter of the late Stanley and Teresa (Kiler) Szwedo. She moved to Niagara Falls as a child.

Mrs. Cornell worked for the Carborundum Company in production for 32 years. She loved her home and spending time with her grandchildren. Her family was her pride and joy.

She is survived by three children, John Cornell (Judy) of Bonita Springs, FL; Ken Cornell (Mary) of Niagara Falls and Sandy Morreale (late Sam) of the Town of Wheatfield; a sister, Irene Szwedo of Las Angles, CA; five grandchildren, John Cornell III; Jamie Clairiday (Michael); Tammy LaGamba (Marc); Kenneth Cornell; Julie Melissa Cornell; great grandchildren, Echo and Alec Clairiday; Samantha and Vincenette LaGamba and Jordan Passero; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, John D. Cornell in 1989; a grandson, Frank Musone and siblings, Edward, Casimer, Stanley and Lillian.

Friends may call Wednesday from 4-8 PM in the LANE FUNERAL HOME, INC., 8622 Buffalo Avenue, Niagara Falls, where Funeral services will be held Thursday 11 AM . Interment will be in North Ridge Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials, may be made to Our Lady of Peace or the SPCA.
Published on December 17, 2017
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