Frank Cordell

July 22, 1927 - June 23, 2019

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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


Kelly Milledge - Jun 29, 2019
Sorry for your loss. My sincere sympathy to the family.
Myron and Donna Lavender - Jun 28, 2019
To the Cordell family Dick &I are so sorry for your loss. Your dad was a very nice man. You have alot of good memories we are sure. Cherish them in your heart now and he will be with you until you meet again. Our thoughts are with you. We now live in Flirida so won't be able to come see you in Ohio.
Terry Lee Collier - Jun 26, 2019
Aunt Betty, I know you loved Frank and He loved you. I want you to know how much we loved Frank too, he was a kind-hearted and passionate man.
Craig Roberson - Jun 25, 2019
To the entire Cordell Family, I am very sorry to hear of your loss. We will all miss Frank. God Bless your family and pray for your comfort.
Mike Love - Jun 24, 2019
Sorry to hear this news! I thought a lot of Junior. I always enjoyed working with him, when he worked for my Dad. I can't make it to his service, but will pray for the family. Wonderful influence in my life!
Jody Bailey - Jun 24, 2019
So very sorry for your loss. God bless.
Sherry Wert - Jun 24, 2019
I’m so sorry to hear of your loss. I know he’s in a much better place. Love & Hugs to you all
Steve & Joy Miller - Jun 24, 2019
Our deepest condolences, our love & prayers are with the family in this most difficult time.
Jeane Martinez - Jun 24, 2019
We are so sorry for your loss.Thankful for Uncle Frank and his faith in Jesus Christ. We know we will see you again. Tell my dad we miss him. We Love you.

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