Margaret "Peggy" Cousens Tyrell - age: 95
(December 15, 1918 to August 05, 2014
A service will be held at the First Parish Congregational Church, 12 Beach Street, Saco, ME 04072 on Sunday, August 10, 2014 at 1:00PM with Reverend Doug Nielson officiating. Interment will be on Monday, August 11, 2014 at Laurel Hill Cemetery. Arrangements are with Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Homes, 365 Main Street, Saco.
For those wishing to make memorial contributions in her memory please consider the First Parish Congregational Church, 12 Beach Street, Saco, ME 04072.
Margaret Cousens Tyrell formerly of Buxton Road, Saco passed away Tuesday afternoon at Southridge Living Center in Biddeford. Peggy was born in Saco on December 15, 1918, the daughter of Eugene M. and Mildred Patterson Cousens.
She attended local schools and graduated from Thornton Academy. Peggy attended First Parish Congregational Church, Saco.
Peggy was best known for selling penny candy for many years at the Way Way General Store in Saco with her nephew Maynard Cousens and his wife Catherine.
Peggy enjoyed puzzles, books, sewing and knitting, gardening and especially spending time with her family.
She was predeceased by her husband Harin J. Tyrell in 1987 and
her brothers Carroll Cousens and Ralph Cousens. She is survived by many nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews, all of whom she adored.