Edward G. Cowell, 76, was a Bridgewater resident
Mr. Cowell was born Feb. 17, 1928, in Waterbury, son of the late
and Margaret (Roberts) Cowell.
He was a self-employed carpenter in Litchfield County, a member of the Bridgewater Volunteer Fire Department for 58 years and a scoutmaster of Boy Scout Troop 71 from 1956 to 1968.
Besides his wife, Mr. Cowell is survived by two sons, Timothy McKinney of Iowa and Dee Smith of Florida; three daughters, Alisa McKinney of California,
The Lillis Funeral Home of New Milford was in charge of arrangements.
Contributions in his memory may be made to the Bridgewater Ambulance Fund , Bridgewater, CT 06752.