ORONO AND BANGOR - Harriette Frances Cousins, 90, wife of the late Howard L. Cousins Jr., died September 25, 2014 at Dirigo Pines, Orono. She was born Oct. 10, 1923 in Bangor, daughter of Harry and Beatrice (Gordon) Daw.

Harriette was a graduate of Monson Academy and the University of Maine 5 year Nursing Program. She was an active community leader in Bangor for many years. She was a member of All Souls Congregational Church, Chi Omega Sorority, Junior League, Quipus Club and was a member and past president of the YWCA of Bangor. She will be remembered as a most gracious and caring lady who truly enjoyed traveling with her close friends.

Surviving are her son, Douglas Cousins of Eddington; a nephew of her late husband, Nathaniel Crosby and his family of Wayne. In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by her daughter, Victoria.

A memorial service will be held 3pm Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at Brookings-Smith, 133 Center Street, Bangor with the Rev. Dr. James L. Haddix, pastor and teacher of All Souls Congregational Church, officiating. Relatives and friends are welcome to call from 2pm until time of service Tuesday. Those who wish to remember Harriette in a special way may make gifts in her memory to the Bangor Y, 17 Second Street, Bangor, ME 04401. Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.BrookingsSmith.com.
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