Keenan R. Jones, 53, died Feb, 12, 2018, at his home. He was born March 6, 1964, in Racine, Wis., to John D. Jones and Anne C. Pinkney. He graduated from Medomak Valley High School in the class of 1982. After high school he earned an associate degree in marine engineering.

He worked for more than 30 years in the marine industry, and was known as the guy you could count on to fix anything on the barges and tugboats he worked on.

He was a talented woodworker, and owned his own woodworking business. He wrote poetry over the years that his family enjoyed greatly. He was an aficionado of rock-n- roll music. He was a very passionate person who loved his family. He also enjoyed the outdoors, and was very knowledgeable about astronomy. He enjoyed showing his family and friends all of the different star formations.

He also enjoyed reading, fishing and hunting. He was an avid fan of the New England Patriots and Boston Celtics and loved watching it with his family.

He was predeceased by his parents; sister Katie Stevens; and a brother, Kent Roberts.

He is survived by his wife, Colleen Jones, of Waldoboro; son John Jones of Waldoboro; brothers Jay Jones and his companion, Bernice Geiseman, of Warren, Jeff Roberts and wife Barbara Hyle of Largo Fla.; sisters Allison Andrade and husband Mitch of Washington, Jenny Jones of Colorado; several nieces, nephews, cousins; and many friends.

Friends are welcome to join the family for a time of visitation from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, at Hall Funeral Home, 949 Main St., Waldoboro, where a service to celebrate Keenan’s life will be held at 1 p.m. Feb. 18 with Pastor Tom Rawley officiating. Burial will follow in the Jones Family Cemetery in Waldoboro.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Keenan’s memory for the benefit of the John Jones College Fund, c/o Camden National Bank, 1768 Atlantic Highway, Waldoboro, ME 04572.

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