ALEXANDRIA BAY, NY – Duane Money, 78, High Street, Alexandria Bay, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, at River Hospital.
Born Dec. 21, 1942, in Syracuse, NY, the son of Donald and Charlotte Johnson Money, he graduated from Central Tech High School in Syracuse and attended Jefferson Community College.
Duane served in the United States Coast Guard from 1961 until 1976.
He married Paula Estes on May 23, 1969 at the Alexandria Bay United Methodist Church.
After retiring from the Coast Guard, he worked for 23 years for the U.S. Postal Service, retiring as postmaster from the Morristown, NY, post office in 2002.
He was a member of the Alexandria Bay American Legion post 904.
Besides his wife Paula, Alexandria Bay, Duane is survived by his son, Steven (Christine) Money, Highland, IL and his daughter Tonya (Kevin) Tracy, Watertown, NY, five grandchildren, and a brother, Dale (Aneata) Money, Kissimmee, FL.
A sister, Norma Smith, predeceased him.
There will be no services.
Memorial donations may be made in Duane’s name to the Alexandria Bay Rescue Squad, 110 Walton St., Alexandria Bay, NY 13607.
Arrangements are with Costello Funeral Service, Alexandria Bay.
Online condolences may be made at costellofuneralservice.com