GALE CORNELISON Gale G. Cornelison, 62, of Henderson, passed away suddenly March 13, 2014. He was born Dec. 19, 1951, to Robert D. and Nellie Jean Cornelison of Missouri, who preceded him in death. He will be missed greatly by the love of his life, best friend and wife, Linda Cornelison. Gale served in the U.S. Navy
shortly out of high school, after which he dedicated his life to nursing, making a difference to every patient he took care of. In addition to his wife, Linda, he is survived by his brother, Gary of Las Vegas; sisters, Janet (Joel) Vesweber and Suzanne (Ritchie) Chadwick, all of Kansas City, Mo.; several cousins, nieces and nephews; special friends, Tomas and Linda Walker; his dogs, Smokie, Milo and Charlie; and Skeek, the cat. Gale loved the ocean and everything to do with sailing. He and Linda enjoyed several trips on or near the ocean. He always desired that someday he would return to the sea. Viewing will be 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, at Hites Funeral Home, 438 W. Sunset Road, Henderson. Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, at St. Rose Dominican Hospital Siena Campus Chapel, 3001 St. Rose Parkway, Henderson.