Gordon William Cordes, 80, of Hillman passed away peacefully at home January 2, 2023.
He was born August 16, 1942 in Hillman to Ernest and Marie (Edgar) Cordes.
Gordon is survived by his wife, Darlene; three children, Gordon Jr. “Gordie” (Valerie) Cordes of Hillman, Nancy (Walter Hickey) Kinn of Hillman and Bryan (Darlene A.) Cordes of Atlanta; six grandchildren, Gordon Cordes III “Bill”, Felicia (Justin) Cumper, Daniel Kinn, Tiffany (Hunter) Linesman, Patrick Cordes and Nicholas Cordes; two great-granddaughters, Amelia Cumper and Averi Cumper; a sister, Geraldine (Alan Sheen) Lightfoot; a brother-in-law, Robert Melvin; a sister-in-law, Ruth Grossman; a brother-in-law, Arthur “Bud” Adrian; special children, Harry (Tina) Cordes and Patricia Cordes; special grandchildren, Harvey E. Cordes, Steven Cordes and Jacob Cordes; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Friends may visit at St. John Lutheran Church in Royston today (Thursday) from 3-8 p.m. with a prayer service at 7 p.m. visitation will continue at church Friday from 10 a.m. until time of his funeral at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Jason Mandley officiating.
Interment will take place at St. John Lutheran Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to St. John Lutheran Cemetery “Well Fund” in memory of Gordon Cordes.
Arrangements are in care of the Beck Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be addressed through www.beckfuneralhome.org.