Jeffrey Albert McMann, age 68, died Sunday, July 12 peacefully in his sleep in Wisconsin, where he has resided the last 7 years near family.
He was born in Bath, Maine on December 12, 1946, a son of the late Albert and Evelyn (Plummer) McMann.
After graduating from Morse High School, Jeffrey went on to attend and graduate from Maine Maritime Academy. For the next 37 years, Jeffrey worked as a Merchant Marine, retiring as a Chief Engineer in 2007.
He will always be remembered for his infectious laugh, the ability to have fun in any situation, his love of the ocean, the enjoyment he had while hunting, camping, motorcycling, hiking, and spending time with his family.
He was a lifetime member of the NRA and previously a member of the Falmouth Rod and Gun Club.
Jeffrey is predeceased by his brother-Peter McMann; and sisters-Linda and Gretchen McMann.
He is survived by his 3 daughters-Margret “Beth” Cook and her husband Kenneth of Wisconsin, Susan Grant and her husband Jamie of Buxton, Kate Cote and her husband James of Lisbon; and 6 grandchildren-Kenny & Maryah Cook, Joshua & Alexis Grant, Sophia & Jacob Cote, and his previous wife and lifelong friend-Jean (Henderson) McMann.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, August 11 from 2-3 PM, followed by a 3 PM memorial service at the Chad E. Poitras Cremation and Funeral Service Chapel, 498 Long Plains Road (Rt. 22), in Buxton. A private burial will be held at Oak Grove Cemetery in Bath.
Online condolence messages can be submitted at the funeral home’s website, www.mainefuneral.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the House in the Woods Military and Family retreat at houseinthewoods.org.
Pisarski Funeral Homes & Cremation Center assisted the family locally.