Harold Cornwell Obituary

Harold  Cornwell
Harold "Rube" Cornwell
Harold Cornwell

April 19, 1930 - October 19, 2008
Born in Allerton, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Obituary

Harold Wayne "Rube" Cornwell, 78, passed away on Saturday, October 18, 2008 at Mercy Hospital.

Harold was born April 19, 1930 in Allerton, Iowa. He was the owner of Eastown Motors, Superior Auto Transport and Hawkeye Motors. Harold enjoyed four wheeling in Colorado, hunting in Montana, NASCAR, Knoxville Sprint Cars, classic cars and camping in Florida.

Those left to honor his memory include his wife of 57 years, Barbara; son, David (Freida) Cornwell of Des Moines; daughters, Susan Cornwell of Des Moines and Mary (Rich) Terrano of Florida; two grandchildren, Ron Bougher and Shelby Terrano; mother, Velma Russell; brothers, Gerald (Barbara), Gene, Bob (Sally) and Jack (Dottie)and sister Marlene Miller.

Cremation rites have been accorded and no services will be held.

Memorial contributions may be in Harold's name to the American Cancer Society.

ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ DUNN'S CHAPEL.

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