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Cornelius J. "Corn" Deal

Cornelius J. “Corn” Deal, 91 of Stoneboro, passed away on October 22, 2022 at home surrounded by his family. Corn was born in Grove city on May 21, 1931 to the late Raymond and Martha (Mowrey) Deal. He was a graduate of the former Stoneboro High School, class of 1949. He proudly served his Country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict as Military Police. He worked for 35 years as an Engineer for PennDOT in Franklin, retiring in 1990. He was of the protestant faith and enjoyed hunting and spending time with his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

Corn married his beloved wife, Elizabeth Jean (Collins) Deal on September 28, 1956. She survives at home. In addition to his wife Corn is survived by his daughters; Jennifer Leigh (Deal) Peck and husband Gene of Harmony, PA; Barbara Jean (Deal) Curry and companion, Steve Haney of Franklin, PA. Four grandchildren: Cody Becker and wife Crystal of Evans City, PA; Kady Becker and companion, Justin Piotti of Cresson, PA; Daniel Peck and his wife Tiffany of Hookstown, PA; Heather Vultaggio and husband Jason of Canada. Great-grandchildren: Piper Becker; Jett Piotti; DJ Peck; Brenna Peck; Aiden Peck; Kiley Peck; Aubrey Peck; Azaiah Ordich; and Anthony Vultaggio.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his beloved nephews, two brothers-in-law and one sister-in-law.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Rose and Black Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. Stoneboro & Sandy Lake

Funeral services will be private

Interment will take place in Oak Hill Cemetery

Memorials may be made in Corn’s name to the Lakeview Meals on Wheels

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.RoseAndBlackFH.com

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A candle was lit in memory of Cornelius Deal

Jennifer Peck Nov 17 2022 5:27 PM

We are saddened to hear of Corey's passing. He was a true light in a darkened world and will be missed by many. As Meals On Wheels volunteers, we will miss seeing him on our route. Blessings to his beautiful wife and family during this sorrow filled time.

Nancy and Richard Horn Oct 30 2022 8:58 AM

So sorry to hear of the loss of Mr. Deal. He surely will be missed.

Andrea Boyd Oct 28 2022 8:40 AM

We are so sorry for your loss. We continue to pray for peace and comfort during this heartbreaking time. We love you!
-Kevin and Jessi

Jessi and Kevin Oct 27 2022 11:56 AM

Corn was a wonderful neighbor, always polite and helpful. Sending heartfelt sympathy to Jean and family.

Carol Morrow Oct 26 2022 6:22 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Cornelius Deal

Jeff and Darla Norton Oct 25 2022 10:33 PM

I’m so sorry Aunt Jen! If there’s anything I can do let me know!

Amanda Graham Dias Oct 24 2022 7:14 PM

Jean, Jennifer, Barb and family, we were so very sorry to hear of the passing of Corn, please know we wish you comfort and strength in the days ahead, and send you our blessings and sincere sympathy. He was a good neighbor.

Jim and Linda Lewis Oct 24 2022 6:23 PM

Corn was a SUPER NICE KIND man. He would always stop for a quick chat at post office, or wherever he saw you. Sadly missed by the community.

Shirley McIntire Oct 24 2022 5:46 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Cornelius Deal

Robin Oct 24 2022 5:35 PM

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