Welcome to the memorial page for

John V. Sciaba

April 27, 1982 ~ March 10, 2017 (age 34)

  John Vincent Sciaba, 34, of West Newfield, died on March 10, 2017 in West Newfield. He was born on April 27, 1982 to John J. and Linda R. (Santospago) Sciaba in Salem, MA.  He attended schools in Northampton N.H and Stowe, VT.    He was a graduate of Stowe High School in 2001.


John and his fiancé Jennifer Meyer planned to marry this summer.  His family considers her his wife as he always did.


He worked at various places, some of his favorites

 were Legroes Garden Center in Arundel, Robins Nest Natural pool builders from Hollis and working as a maintenance  person at the Biddeford Headstart. 


John was an extremely talented musician. He loved playing the drums and keyboard  and creating beautiful electronic mixes which he loved to share.


He loved camping, hiking and being outdoors in nature, which was why he and Jenn chose to live where they did, he was happiest these last years in Newfield with Jenn and Luna and Dubby their two Maine Coon cats.


 He leaves his wife Jenn Meyer-Sciaba,

 His grandmother Elizabeth Santospago from Milton, Ma.

His parents John and Linda Sciaba of Biddeford, Me.

His brother Michael Sciaba of Biddeford, Me.

His best buddy, nephew Jack Fulton of Acton, Me

His closest friend Collin Miller of Epping, NH and many aunts, uncles, cousins, brother and sister in laws and Mother and Father in law and friends who will all miss him terribly.


Visiting Hours will be 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Hope Memorial Chapel 480 Elm Street, Biddeford, ME 04005.   A Funeral Service will follow immediately after at 2:30 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to NAMI Maine, Newfield Heating Oil Assistance program, York County Sheriff’s Department. Arrangements are by Hope Memorial Chapel. To share condolences online, please visit


Charitable donations may be made to:

NAMI Maine
1 Bangor Street, Augusta ME 04330

York County Sheriff's Department
1 Layman Way, Albred ME 04002

 Service Information

March 18, 2017

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM
Hope Memorial Chapel
480 Elm Street
Biddeford, ME 04005

Funeral Service
March 18, 2017

2:30 PM
Hope Memorial Chapel
480 Elm Street
Biddeford, ME 04005

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