Food Culinary 11

Colin H. Cosens

February 28, 1944 ~ May 12, 2022 (age 78)


Colin H. Cosens, age 78 of Morrisville, PA passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at Crestview Center in Langhorne, PA.  Born in Southampton, England, Mr. Cosens lived in Morrisville for the past 50 years.

He worked as a waiter for the Cunard Lines, on ships including the Queen Mary and the Queen Elizabeth.  He was also employed as a maître d’ at Trenton Country Club, Lorenzo’s and Campos in Trenton.  Colin was an avid fan of the Phillies and Eagles, who also enjoyed listening to country music, especially Willie Nelson.

Son of the late Harold and Lucy (Duck) Cosens and brother of the late Elaine Hyde, he is survived by his loving wife Joan McGarity Cosens, two brothers and a sister-in-law Brian and Edna Cosens and Melvin Cosens of Southampton, England, six sisters and four brothers-in-law June Batchelor, Kathy and Charlie Warren and Carole Sawyer, all of Southampton, England, Anita and Alan Fredericks and Beverly and Calvin McDonald of Brisbane, Australia, Kim Cosens of Southampton, England and Kenneth and Barbara McGarity, as well as his three cats Oscar, Felix, and Molly, and many nieces and nephews.

His services and interment will be held privately at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions, in Mr. Cosen’s name, may be made to the Speranza Animal Rescue, 1216 Brandt Rd., Mechanicsburg, PA  17055 (

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Private Service


Speranza Animal Rescue
1216 Brandt Rd., Mechanicsburg PA 17055
Tel: 1-717-609-6020

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