Richard's Story

ZEPHYRHILLS, FLA. - Richard Alan Jordan, age 83 passed away Saturday March 14, 2015 in Zephyrhills, Florida. He was born November 28th, 1931 in New Haven Connecticut.

He graduated from Mattanawcook Academy in Lincoln, Maine in 1949 and joined the United States Navy. Following his service, he returned to Maine to graduate from the University of Maine. After graduating college, he moved to Maryland and began a long career with the National Security Agency. An avid golfer and musician, Richard enjoyed winters in Florida and summers at the family camp in Maine.

He was preceded in death by his first wife Alyce Sturgeon Jordan, grandson Jeff Deck, sister Lois, brothers Raymond, Harold, Arnold, and Harland.

He is survived by his wife Laura Haynes Jordan, children Danny Jordan and Teri Deck, grandchildren Chris Deck, Cyndi Konowalik and Brett Jordan, great-grandchild Jacob Konowalik and soon to be Baby Deck, brother Norman, sisters Eleanor Worcester and Barbara Kneeland along with many nieces, nephews. He is also survived by his wife Laura's children Belinda Anderson, Susan Griffin, and Brent Haynes.

The family hopes you will be able to join them for a memorial service in Maine at a date to be announced later.

Donations in Richard's honor can be made to First Congregational Church of Lincoln, Maine.

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