SCRIBA — Donald Z. Cornell, 92, of Scriba, New York, passed away peacefully Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, at Oswego Hospital. 

Mr. Cornell was born in Owego, New York, and had been resident of Scriba for 50 years. 

He was a United States Veteran, having served in the Army where he was stationed in Japan. 

Mr. Cornell worked for more than 65 years as an Operating Engineer with the Operating Engineer Local No. 545, Syracuse. 

He was a former member of the VFW and American Legion. 

Mr. Cornell was predeceased by his children, Steve and Donna Cornell. 

He is survived by his wife, Judy Cornell of Scriba, New York; his children, Michael Allen, Melanie (Clyde) Pangburn, Deb (Mike) Whitney, Donald (Jan) Cornell, David (Song) Cornell and Jeffrey (Kathy) Cornell; two stepsons, Randall and Ronald Allen; three siblings, Bill (Holly) Cornell, Paul (Gwen) Cornell and Carol Mackey; several grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. 

Funeral services and burial will be private. 

There are no calling hours. 

Arrangements are in care of Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home.