ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Edward Cohen, 92, died June 29, 2009. He was born in Bangor, the eldest son of Fannie Alpert Cohen and Robert Cohen, and the brother of Max Cohen and the late George Cohen and his wife, Carla. Edward practiced law in Bangor, for 41 years. He was a founding partner of Cohen & Cohen and a member of many civic and professional organizations. He was predeceased by his wife of 62 years, Theresa Meth Cohen. He is survived by his children, Melanie I. Rauch and her husband, Michael, of Cranbury, N.J., Stuart M. Cohen and his wife, Anne Warner, of Dixmont. Other family members include grandchildren, Jeremy Rauch and his wife, Jessica, and Jennifer Rauch; great-granddaughter, Leah Rauch; brother, Max Cohen and his wife, Natalie; nieces, Elaine Siegel, Lisa Cohen Lunn, Gail Weiss and Ruth Cohen; and nephew and law partner, Barry A. Cohen. A celebration of his life will be scheduled at a later date. Gifts in his memory may be made to Bangor Humane Society, 693B Mount Hope Ave., Bangor, ME 04401; or www.bangorhumane.org; or a charity of choice. Online guest book at www.davidcgross.com.
Posted July 01, 2009, at 8 p.m.