Elsie R. Cooley
10-27-1929 – 09-27-2018 | Age: 88
Raymond, New Hampshire
Elsie Ruth Stearns Cooley of Raymond, New Hampshire died peacefully at home on September 27, 2018. She was born in Westbrook, Maine on October 27, 1929 to Elbert and Ruth (Rumery) Stearns. Elsie was the youngest of four children who grew up in southern Maine during the Depression and learned to be frugal, creative, industrious, and committed to family. After graduating from Hollis High School in 1947, Elsie married Fred W. Smith. They moved...