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Nancy A Kornewald

Nancy A Kornewald 80, of Mt. Zion, passed away at 8:50 a.m., Monday, March 8, 2021, in her residence surrounded by her family.

A service to celebrate Nancy’s life will be held at 11:30 a.m., Monday, March 15, 2021, at Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home, Mt. Zion. The family will receive friends for visitation at 10:00 a.m., until service time at the funeral home. Burial will be in Mt. Zion Township Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Central Baptist Church or Macon County Animal Shelter. Messages of condolence may be sent to

Nancy was born August 9, 1940, in Los Angeles, CA the daughter of Harvey W. and Julia F. (Carr) Hord. She married Merlin A. Landgrebe in 1956. She later married Ronald O. Kornewald on September 29, 1967. He preceded her in death on October 16, 2016.

Nancy enjoyed caring for her pets. She was often seen walking her beloved Golden Retriever, Kojack at Fletcher Park in Mt. Zion. She had a passion for cooking for her family especially at the holidays. Nancy was the happiest when she was spending time with her family. At age 74, she accepted Christ as her personal Savior.

Surviving are her children: Rick Landgrebe (Renee) of Decatur, Eric Landgrebe (Joyce) of Decatur, and Julie Landgrebe-Harmon (Jerry) of Lexington, SC; step daughter: Tammey Grandon (Kenneth) of Decatur; brothers: James Hord of Decatur, Robert Hord (Delores) of Oakley and Donald Joseph Hord of Indianapolis, IN; eight grandchildren, four step-grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and five step great-grandchildren.

Nancy was preceded in death by her husband, parents, one step-son, her sister and one brother.

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