George Browne Cowper passed away to be with his Lord and Savior on May 25, 2016.
George was born May 5, 1929, in the western New York farming community of Newfane. His youthful days were spent raising pigs and working in the family apple orchards. Starting his education in a one-room schoolhouse, he graduated from Ridley College, St. Catharine’s, Ontario, and ultimately Colgate University. Soon thereafter, he married Lynn Colborn of Fairport, N.Y., in November of 1954 and were together for 45 years.