The 2015 Savannah Rock and Roll Marathon

On Saturday, November 7th, 2015 Melissa Katon will be running the Savannah Rock & Roll Marathon in Jeff’s honor. “Jeff never set a goal that he didn’t reach. What better way to honor my larger than life brother that by pushing my body to its limits to achieve my largest personal goal to date,” Melissa […]

Special thanks to “The Boys” for a job well done #JPK2014

Facebook Post: By Melissa Katon (Yesterday at 12:52am) “I would like to thank Brendan MacDermott, Joe Gorman, Steve Michelson & Mike Jackson for hosting an amazing event in honor of my amazing brother Friday night at the Boston Winery. The planning and care that you all put into hosting Jeff’s event was clear from the […]

#JPK2014 is only 2 months away!

Just a quick reminder that #JPK2014 is 9 weeks from today, to be held at Boston Winery on Friday, April 25th. Save the date and plan to join us for a great night. For more information, please visit our Facebook Event Stay tuned: More info coming soon! Chris

Save the Date – April 25, 2014

Stop everything – the boys are “getting the band back together” and you’re invited! Jeff’s college roommates have organized our next event to celebrate Jeff’s life. We’re taking #JPK2014 on the road and are coming home to Boston. Please consider joining us at Boston Winery on Friday, April 25th for a night to celebrate Jeff’s memory and […]

Ten Days ’till Falmouth

Good morning everyone! Great news. Missy has raised $1,800 and is more than half way to her fundraising goal “Running Falmouth for Jeff.” Melissa will honor her brother’s memory by returning to Cape Cod to run the Falmouth Road Race on August 11, 2013. She is striving to raise $3,000 for The Jeff Katon Scholarship […]

Running Falmouth for Jeff

FALMOUTH, MA – It will be a homecoming filled with memories when Melissa Katon returns to Cape Cod next month to run the 2013 Falmouth Road Race. Melissa is striving to raise $3,000 on behalf of the Jeff Katon Scholarship Foundation to honor the memory of her brother Jeffrey Paul Katon, who died in a car […]

A Summer Camping Trip, Fishing for Blues and Swimming with the Sharks

Originally posted on @ChrisKaton:
CAPE COD, MA (1980) As a boy Papa would often wake us at Four a.m. He would rustle Mark, Jeff and I from our sleeping bags and we would scuffle from our tent. I remember a snapshot moment of he and Great Uncle Jack hunched over a campfire, warming coffee, frying…

Leaping for the stars

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC – Heritage Academy Senior Britnee Kratochvil will receive the 2013 Jeff Katon Memorial Scholarship at her school awards night Tuesday evening. Britnee, who maintained a 4.94 overall GPA taking all honors or AP classes, will attend Randolph College in Lynchburg, Virginia next fall. She will major in Biology and Chemistry with a minor in […]