PRESQUE ISLE – Sherry Lynn Cowett, 53, a devoted mother and grandmother passed away Friday morning, Feb. 28, 2014, at a Presque Isle health care facility. She was born June 6, 1960, in Presque Isle, the daughter of Cecil and Marie (Ireland) Johnson.
She was a graduate of Presque Isle High School, class of 1978. Sherry worked as a pharmacy technician and mostly recently worked as a sub at SAD No. 1 schools. She loved her horses, and enjoyed attending horse shows. Sherry also loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing, hiking, and exercising. She attended the Easton Pentecostal Church.
She is survived by her mother, Marie Johnson of Easton; two sons, Aaron Cowett of Presque Isle, and Tim Lyford and his wife, Ginny, of Wolburn, Mass.; a daughter, Tia Cowett and her companion, Matt Kilcollins, of Mars Hill; a brother, Kevin Johnson and his wife, Brenda, of Rochester, N.H.; a sister, Pam Jamieson and her husband, Gordy, of Brewster, Mass.; a grandson, Brayden Kilcollins of Mars Hill; her former husband, Michael Cowett of Presque Isle; three stepchildren; and many close friends.
Friends and family may call noon-2 p.m. Monday, at Duncan-Graves Funeral Home, 30 Church St., Presque Isle, where funeral services will be held 2 p.m. with Pastor Gloria Watson officiating. The family wishes to thank the staff at TAMC especially the girls at the oncology office. Donations may be made in her memory to PALS, 120 Adams Blvd., Farmingdale, NY 11735, or firstname.lastname@example.org. Online condolences may be shared at www.duncan-graves.com.