ROCKLAND — Travis D. Havener, 32, died unexpectedly, Saturday, Aug. 27, 2022, at his home.

Born in Rockport, Jan. 31, 1990, he was the son of Brandi Billings and Wayne Havener.  Travis was educated locally, and while in middle school was a gifted athlete, and especially excelled on the basketball court.

Travis was always drawn to the water. He loved being on the ocean and started working as a sternman a young boy.

Travis loved nothing more than his family, whether camping with his sister and nephew at the campground, playing basketball and hanging out with his daughter Leah, spending time with his aunt and uncle Marcia and  Keenan Flanagan as a young boy in Florida, or his spending time with his aunt Randee Billings, he was happiest when surrounded by family.

Travis will be sadly missed by all who loved him.

Predeceased by his paternal grandmother Priscilla Havener; his maternal grandparents, Randall “Tubba” and Gwendolyn Billings; and a cousin William “Willie” Havener, Jr.; Travis is survived by his daughter Leah Havener of Waldoboro; his father Wayne Havener of Rockland; his mother Brandi St. Louis and her husband Craig of Carmel; his sister Kayla Morris and her son, Travis’ nephew, Wes Sawyer both of Tenants Harbor; his paternal grandfather Wendall Havener of Rockland; his many close friends including Jared Larsen of Waldoboro and Dan Carter; as well as many cousins, aunts, uncles and a large loving extended family.

A celebration of life for friends and family will be held at the Thomaston American Legion Hall, following a private burial, Tuesday, Sept. 20.  For more information please contact Travis’ sister, Kayla Morris. In lieu of flowers, donations to Travis’ family to help with final expenses may be made to, Brandi St. Louis, 23 Swett Road, Carmel, ME, 04419.

Arrangements are in the care of Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland.  To share a memory or condolence with Travis’ family, please visit their Book of Memories at www.bchfh.com.