Carol A. Bakeman, 76, died unexpectedly Sept. 25, 2022, at the Ellsworth Hospital. She was born Feb. 1, 1946, in Castine. The daughter of Phillip and Arlene Astbury.
She finished school in later years. Carol was married to Robert Cousins Sr. for several years and worked as a bus driver in their family business. Carol also worked as a head cook at the Blue Hill School as well as a care giver on Parker Point for years. Carol enjoyed travel, outdoors, camping and spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Carol is survived by her daughter Ramona Young and her husband Kelvin of Sedgwick. A son, Robert Cousins Jr. and his love Sharon Robbins of Blue Hill, William Cousins, and his wife Linda of Blue Hill; and many grandchildren and great- grandchildren. She was predeceased by her parents, brother Tom Astbury, Robert Cousins Sr., and late husband of 17 years, John F. Bakeman.
A private graveside service at Mountain View Cemetery will be held at a later date.
Arrangements by Acadia Burial and Cremation Direct, 248 State St. Ellsworth.
Condolences may be expressed online at www.acadiacremation.com.