Cornelius, Richard, 75 of Oakland, died on Sunday, January 22, 2023. Mr. Cornelius was born in Recklinghausen, Germany and in 1956, the family moved to the United States. He eventually settled in Secaucus, NJ. He was a warehouse supervisor for Accredited Lock Supply in Secaucus for many years. He had a passion for reading and loved fishing. Richard was predeceased by his parents, Richard and Irma (nee Oksas) Cornelius and is survived by his sister, Karen Shaer and her husband, Steven, by his brother, Bernhard Cornelius and his wife Suzanne, and by his niece Erica Cornelius and nephew Jason Cornelius.
Private cremation is under the direction of Nazare Memorial Home, Inc., 403 Ridge Road, Lyndhurst, NJ. You may express your condolences to Richard’s family by using our tribute wall.
A Memorial Tree was planted for Richard
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Nazare Memorial Home, Inc.
Three generations of a family that took root in Lyndhurst and have created a legacy to be the people you know with respect, dignity and compassion for all those who pass through our doors. For close to 90 years the Nazare Memorial Home has been a pillar of service to the people of Lyndhurst and its bordering communities.
Nazare Memorial Home, Inc. Karen Nazare Zitman Manager, Licensed Funeral Director N.J. Lic. No. 4520