James Leonard “Lenny” Cousins
It is with deepest sorrow and broken hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Lenny Cousins, loving husband, father, brother, son, uncle and friend, on Monday, December 23, 2019, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, surrounded by his family and friends.
Lenny was an avid fisherman and enjoyed spending his Sundays fishing with his son Lance and friend and brother-in-law John Davis. Lenny was a beloved member of the Sobeys team in North Sydney for 17 years.
Lenny is survived by his loving partner and best friend of 43 years, Patricia (Patsy) Forrest, son Lance (Nakia), brother Warren, nephew Brendan (Jami), niece Erika, special furry friends Cheech, Zeus and Kitty, as well as many extended family members and friends.
He was predeceased by his parents Warren (Gumbo) and Mae (Glogowski) Cousins, father and mother-in-law Edward and Mae (Steele) Forrest, and brother-in-law Sheldon Forrest.
The family would like to thank the paramedics, doctors and nurses of the CBRH, as well as Dr. MacFarlane, Sandra Toner and Dr. Hickey.
Cremation has taken place. A celebration of Lenny’s life will be held on Saturday, December 28, 2019, at 10 am in Holy Family Church, Sydney Mines, with Fr. Jim Oliver officiating. Words of comfort may be forwarded to his family at www.jmjobesfuneralhome.com
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Lenny Cousins 2019..
Death notice for the town of: Sydney-Mines, Province: Nova Scotia