Robert Baptist Corniel, “Bobby”

Posted On April 2nd, 2011 -


77, born in Honolulu, HI, grew up in Kalihi. Bobby was a featherweight boxer in HI (1950s) for U.S. Army. SSG (Ret) Robert B. Corniel served as Troop Cook in Hawaii, Germany, Vietnam 1967/1970, and Generals’ Chef till military retirement 1972. Moved to Washington State (2003).

Bobby is survived by siblings Bert Corniel, Ruth Souza, Drusilla Burt; children Charmaine Kauth, Robert Corniel, Jr, Dominic Corniel, Sheree Corniel; grandsons Aaron and Jared Kauth, and Ohana.

Robert B. Corniel died March 20, 2011. Catholic and Military Honors services at Tahoma National Cemetery, WA, held on March 24, 2011.

- Denotes U.S. Military Veteran