Jeffrey Samson Cantara, age 47, died Tuesday, May 15, 2018 after a long battle with liver disease. Jeff was born in Augusta, ME on August 12, 1970 the beloved son of Norman L. and Beverly C. (Congdon) Cantara.
Jeff went to Cony High School and worked in roofing, construction, and wood stove installation. Jeff lived in Augusta all his life.
Jeff enjoyed hunting, fishing, hockey, playing golf, and spending time with family and friends. He loved to make people laugh. His sense of humor was infectious and will be deeply missed by everyone who knew him. Jeff’s favorite pastime was just hanging out, watching movies with his son, Keiffer.
Jeff was predeceased by his father, Norman L. Cantara.
He is survived by his two sons: Keiffer W. Cantara of Augusta and Tyler M. MacEachern, stationed abroad with the US Air Force; his mother, Beverly A. Cantara of Augusta; his older sister, Kimberly C. Waitt and her husband Albert R. Waitt III of Kennebunkport; a niece, Sydney R. Waitt and a nephew, Aaron R. Waitt.
The family would like to thank the Alfond Center for Health for the wonderful care Jeff received.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, May 25th at 3:00 PM at Plummer Funeral Home, 16 Pleasant St., Augusta.