BANGOR – Crystal Cornell Britt, 91, died Sept. 1, 2004, at a Mount Desert Island, healthcare facility. She was born Oct. 16, 1912, in Elmira, N.Y., the daughter of Horace and Clara (Hamilton) Cornell. Crystal was a registered nurse and worked for the Red Cross for many years. She also worked at Ross Manor in Bangor. Crystal was a member of St. Mark Episcopal Church, of Bangor. She is survived by a son, Andrew H. and wife, Anne Britt, of Ellsworth; a daughter, Tracy Britt, of Lisbon Falls; two brothers, Ben and Joe Cornell; two sisters, Elsie Lowell and Vine Colman; a granddaughter, Mary Britt of Ellsworth. Crystal was predeceased by a grandson, Richard A. Britt; two brothers, Paul and Nate Cornell; and a sister, Leah Owen. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 9, 2004, at the Jordan-Fernald Funeral Home, 113 Franklin St., Ellsworth. Interment will be at South Blue Hill Cemetery, South Blue Hill. At the family’s request gifts in Crystal’s memory may be made to the Richard A. Britt Memorial Fund, University of Maine, P.O. Box 550, Orono, ME 04473.
CRYSTAL C. BRITT
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:16 p.m.