Robert L. Cornett

1958-08-01 - 2023-05-15

Funeral Home: Crete Funeral Home 1182 Main Street Crete IL (Map-it)


Service Date: 0000-00-00

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Info: 708-672-7600

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Robert L. Cornett age 64 of South Chicago Heights, Illinois passed away on May 15, 2023.  Born in Monee, Illinois on August 1, 1958 to the late Robert and late Billie Jean (nee Smith) Cornett.  Loving husband of 40 years to Brenda (nee Cornwell); beloved father to Maurice Peek, Kristin Cornett, Anthony Cornett, and Miranda Gnepper.  Beautiful grandfather of two. Bob retired from Winpak as a Shipping Supervisor and served proudly in the U.S. Army.  He loved his family, classic rock music, watching wrestling, and road trips with his wife.  He was greatly loved and will be missed.

Arrangements entrusted to Crete Funeral Home, 1182 Main Street, Crete, Illinois. Info # 708-672-7600.




  1. Brenda Cornett on May 18, 2023 at 5:30 pm
    He was and always will be the love of my life. He will be missed by so many.
    He had a wonderful laugh known to all. Please remember him that way.

  2. Nina Perez on May 22, 2023 at 8:45 am
    Bob was a great co-worker and all-around human being. I can still hear his laugh and see his smile.
    My deepest condolences to his wife and family. May the Lord bring you comfort in this difficult time.

  3. Linda Wachter on May 22, 2023 at 8:23 pm
    Bob and I worked together for many years!! He was a very special person, always would be there for you at any time
    Always smiling and could put a smile on you
    You will be missed my special friend, love you and fly high Bob.

  4. Linda on May 22, 2023 at 8:26 pm
    He enjoyed collecting baseball cards, many conversations about collectibles

  5. Shamika Hopkins on May 24, 2023 at 10:23 am
    Bob was an Great Supervisor, Kind & Awesome Person to Myself & the Entire Shipping Department. His Laugh, Smile & Daily Kind Words Will Be Truly Missed. Deepest Prayers & Condolences to His Wife Brenda & The Entire Cornett Family!

  6. Linda Wachter on May 25, 2023 at 10:12 pm
    I worked with Bob for 40 years and he was the best!!! I enjoyed everything about him
    We would share conversations about his collectibles and even gave me some for my son
    This man would give you anything you needed or asked for
    He always talked about his family
    Brenda, I am so sorry
    He loved you to pieces
    Bob, I love you and RIP

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