BARKHAMSTED — Edward Henry Cumpston V (Hank) died May 11, 2009, at home in Barkhamsted, Ct, of cancer at age 60.
He previously lived in Norwalk, and Bedford, N.H. He worked in mechanical engineering and manufacturing process at Fuel Cell Energy, Polycast Technology, Disogrin Industries and Samson Ocean Systems. He held a degree in Mechanical Engineering from MIT.
He is survived by his mother, Catherine Hume Cumpston of Naples, Florida, a sister Mary in Israel, a sister Cope in Urbana, Ill., and 6 nieces and nephews.