Cornelia Johanna "Cora" Schellen (VanVught)
The death occurred peacefully
surrounded by her family at the Dr. John Gillis Memorial Lodge, Eldon
on Saturday, December 26 2020, of Cornelia Johanna "Cora"
Schellen (VanVught) of Hermitage, age 94 years. Cora is now re-united
again in heaven with her beloved husband of 68 years, Cornelius
Schellen who predeceased her in January 2019. Loving mother of
Geraldine MacDougall (Dan), Andy Schellen (Judy), Joanne Redmond
(Bill), Cathy Conohan (Leroy), Garnet Schellen (Sheryl), Karen Roche
(Leonard), and Dalie Schellen (Doug Pollett). Cherished grandmother to
15 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.
She will be missed by her brother in law
Francis Schellen. Cora was predeceased by her
parents Adrian and Joanna (Denesson) VanVught, her grandson Michael
Schellen and 2 sisters and 6 brothers. Resting at Hillsboro Funeral
Home, Stratford. Due to current restrictions a family visitation and
Funeral Mass will be held. Interment will take place at St.
Joachim’s Cemetery, Vernon River. Memorial donations may be
made online to St. Joachim’s Restoration Fund.