July 22, 1927 - June 23, 2019
Thursday, June 27, 2019 10:00 AM Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Visitation Wednesday, June 26, 2019 from 4:00 PM-7:00 PM at Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Fu
Frank Cordell Jr, 91, of Marysville, Ohio, went to be with his lord Sunday, June 23, 2019 in Monarch Nursing Home, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born July 22, 1927 in London Ohio to Frank and Lockie (Adams) Cordell. Frank worked for Cordell Construction Company in Marysville for 30 years. In his early years, he worked as a farmer in Urbana and Milford Center. Frank was a member of the Oak Grove Christ of Christian Union of Mechanicsburg OH, Bible Baptist Church of Marysville OH and Calvary Baptist of Fruitland Park FL.
He is survived by his wife of 17 years Betty (Cantrell) Cordell; his children, Barry (Susan) Cordell, Sheryl (Jim) Cox, Diana Bryant, Billie Jo Denty and Karen Rush; step-children, Mark Cantrell, Mike (Tammy) Cantrell; sisters, Janet Hamilton, Jody Zerkle and brother, Jerry (Karrie) Cordell; 10 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, 5 great great-grandchildren, step grandchildren, 11 step great grandchildren, 3 step great great grandchildren; as well as several nieces, nephews and many friends.
He is preceded in death by his first wife of 56 years Roberta (Wood) Cordell; his sisters, Jane Pratt and Jeanne Cordell.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4:00 - 7:00 pm on June 26, 2019 in the SKILLMAN MCDONALD VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Mechanicsburg, Ohio. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am on June 27, 2019 in the funeral home, with Pastor Jeremy Stout and Dr. Terry Collier officiating.
Burial will follow in Our Lady Of Lourdes Catholic Cemetery in Marysville.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com