WALTHAM – Roger “Rick” A. Jordan Jr., 65, passed away on April 16, 2022, surrounded by his cherished family. He was born December 28, 1956, the son of Roger A. (Sr.) and Marjorie E. (Frost) Jordan.
Rick was a quiet, gentle soul and kind-hearted man who was well loved and respected by his family and friends. He gave freely without expecting anything in return and lived his life with strength and grace. Rick was a kind and loving partner to his wife Julie for 41 years and considered his greatest accomplishment in life to being a father, and Papa to his grandchildren. His family was his greatest joy; he instilled a strong work ethic in his children and passed down the love of gardening and farming. Rick was a life-long member and supporter of the 4-H program and attended the Sullivan Harbor Baptist Church.
Rick is survived by his devoted wife, Julie (Clow) Jordan; his daughters, Emily Jordan and her husband Aaron, Abby Jordan, and son Joshua Jordan and his wife Becca; four grandchildren, Adalyn, Taylor, Natalie, and Lani, who brought much light into his world; three sisters, Judy Brown and her husband Cubby, Linda Ronnquist and husband Malcolm, Joanne Hamilton and husband Ron; sisters-in-law Brenda Jordan and Jenny Gott and husband Peter; special friends, Kenny and Diny Jordan; and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, brother, Gregg Jordan; nephew Timothy Jordan; and special friend Dwight Sargent.
A celebration of Rick’s life will be held at the Eastbrook Community Building in Eastbrook on April 30, 2022, from 11:30 AM to 2PM. Interment will be overlooking the blueberry fields at the Hillside Cemetery in Waltham.
Donations in his memory can be made to the Maine 4-H Foundation, York Complex #1, Orono, ME 04469. He will be forever remembered and greatly missed.
Arrangements by Acadia Burial and Cremation Direct, 248 State St. Ellsworth.
Condolences may be expressed at www.acadiacremation.com