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Obituary for Barbara A. Cornell

A photograph of Barbara A. Cornell

Born: Bridgeport
Lived: Swanzey, NH

Barbara A. Cornell, age 80, of Swanzey New Hampshire, entered into rest peacefully on Monday February 26, 2018 in her home with her loving daughter laying by her side. She was the devoted wife of the late Donald J. Cornell, Sr. She was born in Bridgeport on November 11, 1937 daughter of the late Frank and Helen ( Vansack) Dvorsky and was a Shelton resident for most of her life until moving to New Hampshire fourteen years ago. Barbara loved to travel and play bingo. She will be missed by her many family and friends. She is the beloved mother of Victoria Nolan with whom she made her home, Frank Welch (Chic), Pam Welch, cherished grandmother of Jeremy Grant (Angela), Barbara Welch and Danielle Welch. She also leaves many great grandchildren and many many friends. She was predeceased by two children, Roy Welch and Cindy Welch, two granddaughters, Michele and Melissa. Friends may greet her family on Saturday from 9 AM to 10 AM in the Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Road, Shelton. At 10:00 AM her funeral service will be celebrated in the funeral home. Her burial will follow in St. Michael Cemetery Stratford. At the request of her family in lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to The Humane Society of New Hampshire 1305 Meredith Center Road, Laconia, NH 03246, or at www.nhhumane.org Offer online condolences to her family at www.riverviewfh.com