Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Obituary for parishioner, Hilden Cornell

Hilden C. Cornell, 101, from Mt. Washington was born May 9, 1913 and passed away November 10, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. She was a native of Mt. Washington where she attended Sugar Valley Elementary and a graduate and Salutatorian from the Old Mt. Washington High School and a former teacher at St. Aloysius in Shepherdsville, Old Pleasant Grove Elementary, Waterford Elementary and retired from Brooks Elementary.

She was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church and also a member of their women's club. Hilden was a member of the KY Retired Teachers Association and the Bullitt County Retired Teachers Association and she received her Bachelor's Degree from Nazareth College and her Master's Degree from Western University.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Robert Cornell; mother, Minnie Smith; son, Bobby Cornell and son-in-law, Omer Stallings; daughter-in-law, Doris Cornell.
She is survived by her loving daughter, Darlene Stallings; granddaughters, Christal Scott (Ed) and Jan Blandford(Roger); grandsons, Christopher Stallings (Missy), Scotlin Cornell (Valarie) and Kevin Cornell (Wanda); 14 great grandchildren and 14 great great grandchildren; sister-in-laws, Elsie Cornell and Julie Cornell.

Hilden's funeral will be on at 10 am on Friday November 14, 2014 at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Mt Washington. Visitation will be from 1-8 pm on Thursday. Interment will be at Highland Memory Gardens.
  The family would like to thank Glen Ridge Health Campus and caregivers and especially Rebecca for all the love and support.
Her funeral mass will be 10 am Friday at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church with burial in Highland Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 1-8 pm Thursday at Schmid Funeral Home in Mt. Washington.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Mass of the Air or to the donor's favorite charity. Online condolences may be made at

Please Pray for Hildens's joy and eternal rest in the Kingdom, and peace and comfort for her family and friends.