MONROE - Dennis Arnold Kienow, 71 of Monroe, passed away on September 6, 2015 at St. Joseph's Hospital in Bangor. He was born on June 27, 1944 in Ipswich, South Dakota, the son of Arnold and Mary (Getsman) Kienow.
Dennis was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He owned and operated Kienow's Refrigeration servicing the Central Maine area for 30 years. Dennis loved fishing in both Maine and Florida. He also enjoyed taking care of his property, but his greatest pleasure was his family.
He is predeceased by his parents and five siblings. Dennis is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Judy (Krienke) Kienow; his two beloved children, Holly Nealley and husband Ken of Zephyrhills, Florida, and Todd Kienow and Carrie Ward of Winterport; four siblings, his grandchildren, Alan, Chaney, Mackenzie, Noah and Aven; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
A graveside service will be held and announced at a later date. Those who wish may make contributions in Dennis' memory to Lafayette Family Cancer Center, c/o EMHS Foundation, PO Box 931, Bangor, ME 04402-0931 or to St. Joseph Healthcare
Community Networks & Foundation
PO Box 1638
Bangor, ME 04402-1638. Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Avenue, Belfast. Memories and condolences may be offered to the family at www.ripostafh.com.