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Helen Mary Cowan

Female 1935 - 2007  (71 years)


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  • Name Helen Mary Cowan 
    Born 24 Nov 1935  Anson, Somerset County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Residence 9 Apr 1940  4 Preble Avenue, Madison, Somerset County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Social Security Number 007-34-2690  [1
    Died 19 Jul 2007  Rockport, Knox County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried Fairview Cemetery, Farmington, Franklin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Find A Grave Memorial# 116541922
    Notes 
    • aka “Dee Dee”
    • Bangor Daily News

      September 25, 2008 11:19 pm
      ROCKPORT – Helen C. “Dee” McCormick, 71, died July 19, 2007, at Pen Bay Medical Center, Rockport. She was born Nov. 24, 1935, in Anson, a daughter of Howard and Arlene Cowan. She worked as a secretary at the University of Maine – Farmington. Helen enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She loved going to camp at East Carry Pond, knitting and doing crossword puzzles. She was predeceased by her parents; a son, David McCormick; one sister and three brothers. Helen is survived by her husband of 52 years, William “Ross” R. McCormick; a daughter, Debra Seeley of Winslow; a son, William “Butch” McCormick Jr. of Wilton; a sister, Florice Harlow; two brothers, Walter and Edward Cowan; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. A Mass will be held 10 a.m. July 28, at Our Lady of Good Hope Catholic Church, 7 Union St., Camden, with Father Art Pechillo officiating. Those who wish may make donations in Helen’s memory to either Our Lady of Good Hope Church or ALS Association, NNE Chapter, The Concord Center, P.O. Box 314, Concord, NH 03301. Arrangements are under care of Direct Cremation of Maine, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast.
    Person ID I5808  Reed
    Last Modified 6 Jan 2018 

    Father Howard Gilmore Cowan,   b. 30 Aug 1903,   d. 17 Jul 1969  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Arline Davis,   b. 30 Mar 1907, Solon, Somerset County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 1968, Madison, Somerset County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 22 Dec 1925  Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F4047  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Ross McCormick,   d. Aft 2015 
    Married 20 Feb 1955  Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. William Ross McCormick, Jr.,   b. 12 Aug 1957, Biloxi, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Dec 2015, Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     2. David McCormick,   d. Bef 2015
     3. Debra McCormick,   b. 17 Dec 1955, Geneva, Ontario County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 2008, Winslow, Kennebec County, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
    Last Modified 4 Mar 2017 
    Family ID F4051  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 24 Nov 1935 - Anson, Somerset County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 9 Apr 1940 - 4 Preble Avenue, Madison, Somerset County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Feb 1955 - Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Jul 2007 - Rockport, Knox County, Maine Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Fairview Cemetery, Farmington, Franklin County, Maine Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S812] Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, U.S. Social Security Administration, 007-34-2690.

    2. [S622] 1940 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), ED 13-37A, Sheet 5B, Family 112, Howard Cowan household.

    3. [S762] Bangor Daily News obituary.

    4. [S42] Maine Marriages, 1892-1996, Ancestry.com, (The Generations Network, Inc., Provo, UT, USA, 2003).