Bom-Wrapper

Cornelius Young

Cornelius Cyril Young

Friday, January 3rd, 1930 - Friday, July 10th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Cornelius Young, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Cornelius Young

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Cornelius's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Cornelius's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.

Obituary

Cornelius (Neil) C. Young, 90, Springfield, MO passed away peacefully at his home Friday, July 10th with his family by his side.

Neil was born in 1930 in Cadet, MO to Winfield and Genevieve (Schmidt) Young. He attended grade school at St. Joachim, Old Mines, MO and graduated from Potosi High School in 1948. After graduation, Neil served as a Quartermaster in the US Navy Submarine service from 1948-1952. Following his military service, Neil attended St. Louis University and graduated with a BS in commerce accounting in 1957. After a long and successful career in accounting, Neil retired at the age of 80.

He enjoyed fishing, the occasional trips to the casino, playing his fiddle, and being surrounded by his family. Neil had a love for baseball and could often be found watching his cherished St. Louis Cardinals while sporting his favorite Cardinals ballcap.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his beloved wife of 50 years, Joan (Aubuchon); brothers Frank and Tony; Sister Magdalen Lamb. Grandson; Seth Hiner, Granddaughter; Chelsey Sue Sawyer.

Neil is survived by seven children, Sue (Joe) Johnson, Chuck (Patricia) Young, Tom (Debra) Young, Mary (Kevin) Zumwalt, Theresa (Scott) Beard, Karen (John) Conley and Kathie (Ed) Sadler. Brother Greg (Carole) Young, Sisters; Bernadette Boyer and Jane (Paul) Gibbons. Grandchildren; Neil Hooper, Joey Hooper, Andy Sawyer, Charles Luke Young, Andrea Young, Sophia Young, Olivia Young, Kyle (Chelsea) Young, Blair Young, Drew (Kaci) Young, Lindsey (Ryan) Zindorf, Alex Zumwalt, Dillon Keppel, Mallory Keppel, Cory Brockman, Megan Conley, Brandon (Lakin) Conley, Titan Sadler, Mya Sadler, Gabby Sadler, Boston Sadler. Great Grandchildren: McKenna and Emma Winter, Bubba Young, Flynn and Mylo Zindorf, Theodore and Valerie Rivera, Julian and Graham Young.

Neil was an extremely kind and compassionate man and will be deeply missed by all.

Visitation will be held Thursday, July 16 at 10 a.m., with Funeral Mass following at 11 a.m. at St. Agnes Cathedral. Graveside service will be held Friday, July 17 at 11 a.m. at Saint Joachim Cemetery in Old Mines, MO. under the care and direction of Herman H. Lohmeyer Funeral Home in Springfield, MO.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Agnes Cathedral or The Kitchen, Inc., Springfield, MO.

Permanent online condolences, stories and photos may be shared at www.hhlohmeyer.com.

Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Cornelius

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Thursday, July 16th, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    When
    Thursday, July 16th, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am
    Location
    St. Agnes Cathedral
    Address
    533 S. Jefferson
    SPRINGFIELD, MO 65806
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Thursday, July 16th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Thursday, July 16th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    St. Agnes Cathedral
    Address
    533 S. Jefferson
    SPRINGFIELD, MO 65806
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Officiant
    Fr. Mike McDevitt
  • Interment

    Friday, July 17th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Friday, July 17th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    Saint Joachim Cemetery
    Address
    Address Not Available
    Old Mines, Missouri
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Memorial Program

We have provided a digital copy (PDF) of the Memorial Program that we supply at the time of the service. To Download this file please click the filename below. Cornelius Cyril Young - Memorial Program

Purchase Flowers

Consider providing a gift of comfort for the family of Cornelius Young by sending flowers.

Purchase Flowers

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Cornelius here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
DL

David Link

Posted at 10:51am
QM3(SS) was a shipmate aboard the USS Diablo (SS 479)
We will include his name in the Tolling of the Bell at our next reunion.
Sailor, rest your oars. We have the watch!
D. Link link.dw@att.net
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: