Jesse Owen, 57, passed away peacefully at home in Boothbay on May 12, 2020. Born on August 9, 1962 in Boothbay Harbor he was the son of the Judith (Giles) Owen and the late Philip Owen.
Jesse attended school in Boothbay and upon leaving school began his work as a carpenter. He worked for various builders throughout the region including Boothbay Home Builders, Robert Holmes, Dan Bryer, and Allen Farm Fencing.
Jesse enjoyed watching Nascar races and was a big fan of Jeff Gordon and the 24 car. He loved rock n roll music and could often be found listening to Aerosmith, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Guns N Roses, and Alice Cooper. He had a dry sense of humor and was always laid back. He will be remembered as an honest good man who loved his family. He was proud of the life he made for himself and his family and there was nothing that would make him light up like talking about the love of his life Kelley and his two kids. Hailey and Aron.
He was predeceased by his Father Philip R. Owen and Sister Susan Harrington
Survivors include his companion of 25 years Kelley Dennison of Etna
Daughter Hailey Owen of Etna
Son Aron Owen of Etna
Mother Judy Owen of Boothbay
Brother Philip R. Owen Jr of Boothbay
As well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, and aunts.
A graveside service will be held on Tuesday May 19 2020 at 1pm evergreen cemetery. Due to covid restrictions this will be a drive by service at the cemetery. Anyone wishing to be in the procession should meet at Hall Funeral Home 975 Wiscasset Road Boothbay, ME. Family and friends are encouraged to leave their memories of Jesse on his book of memories page which can be found by visiting