Obituary for Jean Beaumont (Cornish)
Jean (Cornish) Beaumont, 83, passed away peacefully December 5, 2017. She was born in Biddeford, November 20, 1934, the only child of Charles and Martha (Pelletier) Cornish.
Jean grew up in East Hartford, CT. She was married October 9, 1954 to Edgar Beaumont, Jr. Jean was a wonderful mother to five boys. She and Ed raised their boys in East Hartford and South Windsor Connecticut. They moved to Winterport in 1996, where she attended St. Gabriel’s Catholic Church.
Jean was a member of the Winterport Women’s Club and a charter member of the Winterport Clippers quilting group. She was very creative making beautiful quilts and stained glass pieces. Jean spent many happy days sitting on the sun deck at the family camp on Bottle Lake.
Surviving are her husband of 63 years, Ed; their sons and wives, Edgar III and Louise of Winterport, William and Julie (Stiles) of Bucksport, Gary and Susan of Southington, CT., Gregory and Marianna of East Hartford, CT., James and Christine of Longmeadow, MA.; She was a loving grandmother to ten grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. She is also survived by several special cousins. Jean will be missed by all.
The family would like to thank the staff at Westgate Center for Rehabilitation and Alzheimers Care, for the excellent care she received there.
Relatives and friends are invited to call 6 to 8 pm. Monday December 11, 2017,at the Hampden Gilpatrick Chapel of Brookings-Smith, 45 Western Ave. Hampden. A graveside service will be held 11 am. Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at Oak Hill Cemetery, Lebanon Rd. Winterport.
Anyone wishing to remember Jean in a special way may make donations in her memory to Westgate Center Rehabilitation Activity Fund, 750 Union St., Bangor, ME. 04401
Condolences to the family may be expressed at BrookingsSmith.com.