A photo of Matthew Brandon “Matt” Keen

Matthew Brandon “Matt” Keen

June 23, 1990 - May 15, 2021

Matthew Brandon “Matt” Keen, age 30, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Saturday, May 15, 2021.

Born in Wilmington, DE, on June 23, 1990, he was a son of Edward Lee Keen and the late Barbara Ann (Salinardo) Keen. Matt attended Glasgow High School then pursued a career in landscaping. He treasured spending time with his son, and had a talent for working on cars. Matt loved outdoor activities, including playing baseball, 4-wheeling, and riding anything with wheels and high speed. As an organ donor, his memory will continue to live on through the lives of others.

In addition to his mother, Matt was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Bobby and Hilda Keen, and paternal uncle, Robert Keen. He is survived by his son, Brandon Keen; brother, Edward A. Keen; his son’s mother, Ashley Scott; aunts, Doris Keen and Reenie Salinardo; uncle, David Keen; cousin, Amy Keen; and his son’s grandmother, Debra Arnold.

All services will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Matt’s memory to National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), 4301 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 300, Arlington, VA 22203.


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4 Condolences for Matthew Brandon “Matt” Keen

  • Sorry for your loss the keen family and Brandon and Ashley .RIP Matt from Mike lisa mj Wilson

  • Rest easy in Paradise Matt. I’ve known you since you were a young boy, you were like 1 of my boys. Hard to believe your gone. Watch over your family and friends and especially your Son. My deepest condolences and sympathy to your Dad, Brother, Son, and host of other family and friends. Love you Matt.

  • To the family of Matt Keen. I worked with Matt a few years ago at Home Depot. I had the privilege to get to know him and he was a proud worker and would go out of his way to help anyone. I recently reconnected with him about a month ago at THD and we still remembered each other. He was a good guy and he was so proud of his son. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family.

  • All tho your gone now bro I will always remember the times we had fishing out Glasgow trailer park and all the good times we had I love you bro and miss you. I will never forget them good old days 🙂