Joshua Nathaniel Cornell


(Apr. 30, 2006)

Josh Cornell, 23, died April 30 in Boise, Idaho, from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.

Born Oct. 5, 1982, at Ft. Wainwright, Alas., he was a former resident of Powell and attended middle school and his first year of high school in Powell.

Survivors include his daughter, Madison Cornell of Powell; his mother and stepfather, Chris and Devin Butterfield, both of Powell; his father and stepmother, Frank and Dedde Cornell, both of Boise; his brother, Brock Cornell of Boise; two step-brothers, Kevin Butterfield of Byron and Zachary Nikkhooy of Boise; and grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins in Gulfport, Miss.

Memorial services were held May 4 in Boise. A memorial gathering will be held in Powell at a later date for family and friends who wish to say goodbye. Josh was loved very deeply and will be missed.