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John Jordan Keesling

May 20, 1982 ~ July 19, 2019 (age 37)

John Jordan Keesling, 37, of Nineveh, passed away Friday, July 19, 2019. He was born to John and Sandra (Ferree) Keesling on May 20, 1982 in Indianapolis. 

John is survived by his parents, John and Sandra (Ferree) Keesling of Nineveh; his son, John Jordan Keesling II of Whiteland; his sister, Brooke (Luke) McFann of Nineveh; his brother, Jesse Keesling of Nineveh; his grandma, Helen Ferree of Nineveh; his three nieces, Brittany Dugan, Briley McFann, and Adalyn Keesling; his nephew, Levi McFann; his uncles, Mike Ferree and Jeff Keesling; his aunts, Debbi Keesling, Beth Wills, and Pam Smock; several cousins; and his girlfriend, Paige Hadley. 

John was preceded in death by his grandpas, George Ferree and Harvey Keesling and his grandma Kate Keesling.

John graduated from Indian Creek High School in 2000. John attended Marian College and played on the Knights baseball team. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree with a minor in Sports Management in 2006. Later, He returned to Marian University and graduated in 2010 with a Bachelor of Business Administration.  John was currently employed in the Local 440 Plumbers and Steamfitters Union and working for Freitag-Weinhardt. John was a member of New Beginnings Christian Church and loved the Lord. 

John was an amazing father, son, grandson, uncle, nephew and brother. John loved to spend time with his family but especially treasured his time with his son, Jordan. Jordan was his pride and joy. 

A visitation will be Saturday, July 27th from 10:30 - 1 p.m. with services immediately following at Jessen Funeral Home, 729 N. U.S. Hwy 31, Whiteland, IN 46184. 

In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations made to John’s son, John Jordan Keesling II. An account is set up at First Merchants Bank in John Jordan’s name. Donations can be dropped off or mailed to any of their locations. For your convenience, the Greenwood address is 901 S. State Road 135 Greenwood, IN 46143. Also, a GoFundMe page set up for John Jordan and the link is

Arrangements entrusted to Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel.