Janet Frances McKean - age: 70
(October 01, 1948 to October 14, 2018
Old Orchard Beach, Maine
Local arrangements are under the direction of Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home, Saco.
Memorial donations may be made in Janetís memory to Maine Breast Cancer Coalition, 499 Broadway PMB 362 Bangor, Maine 04401-3460.
Janet Frances McKean of Old Orchard Beach, Maine passed away peacefully at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House on October 14, 2018. She was born in Concord, MA on October 1, 1948, the daughter of Veikko ďAlĒ and Frances Halloran Saaristo. She was a graduate of Acton-Boxboro Regional High School. She worked many years as a legal secretary retiring after 15 years of service with Wilmer, Hale and Dorr, State Street, Boston. Janet retired to Old Orchard Beach, Maine in 2012. She loved the tranquility of the Maine beaches. She also spent her retirement winters in North Port, FL where she enjoyed playing in the Olympics of Bocce. When she wasnít competing she loved to golf, scrapbook, gardening, motorcycling and loved having her children and grandchildren come stay with her at the beach.
Janet was predeceased by a brother Howard Saaristo.
She is survived by her life partner Richard Dunn, sons Robert McKean and his wife Roeuny of Ayer, MA and Christopher McKean and his wife Laura of Westford, MA, a brother Kevin Saaristo, two sisters Pamela Quinn and Susan Helander, and 5 grandchildren, Alyssa, Gabriella Brady, Rachel and Ryan.