Kenneth H. Goodwin - age: 78
(February 19, 1942 to December 23, 2020
There will be a celebration of Kenís life later this summer or fall. Dennett, Craig and Pate Funeral Home, Saco is entrusted with his arrangements.
The family would like to thank Hospice for their care during the last few days of Kenís life.
Donations in his memory may be made to the Cancer Community Center, 778 Main Street, Ste 7, South Portland, ME 04106.
Saco Ė Itís with great sadness that I share with you Kenís peaceful passing at home on December 23, 2020 with loving family by his side. His long, hard fought battle with esophageal cancer has ended.
Kenís ready smile, helping hand and gentle manner will always be remembered. Ken touched so many lives. He was born February 19, 1942 in Gardiner, the son of the late Leon O. Goodwin and Ada M. Goodwin.
A graduate of Gardiner High School Class of 1960, Ken held careers in banking, insurance, and hospital administration, advancing to Administrator/CEO of Sebasticook Hospital in Pittsfield and Millinocket Community Hospital. He ended his career in construction safety and management on various projects in Mississippi, Pennsylvania, and New Hampshire.
Ken enjoyed life to its fullest. He and Sandi could be found kayaking the coasts of Maine and Florida or climbing mountains whenever they could.
Ken loved his family and many friends. He had an outgoing personality with always a smile on his face.
He is survived by his wife Sandi Gomez of Saco, son Jeff Goodwin and his wife Karen of Herndon, VA, daughter Deborah Stoddard of Herndon, VA, daughter Kristi Goodwin of Anchorage, AK, brother Richard Goodwin and his wife Peggy of Augusta, stepdaughter Heather Stringer of Casco, stepson David Shepard and his wife Kim of Naples, FL. Several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.