Gregory D. Durant, 52, Carthage

CARTHAGE, NY —  Gregory David Durant, 52, of 1042 Alexandria St., Carthage, died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021, at his home in Carthage from complications due to COVID-19.

Gregory was born on Aug. 30, 1968, in Carthage, the son of Daniel E. and the late Virginia D. (Clemons) Durant. He was a 1988 graduate of Carthage Central High School. Following graduation, he enlisted in the United States Army and served for four years.

He worked for many years with LSI, a private contractor on Fort Drum until taking a job with the federal government where he worked in the supply warehouse, later retiring due to medical disabilities.

Gregory was a member of the BPOE Lodge #1762 of Carthage.

He is survived by his father, Daniel E. Durant Sr., Carthage; two sisters, Stephanie (Jeffrey) Keil of Macedonia, OH, and Kendra Durant of Wellfort, SC; a brother, Daniel Durant Jr., Carthage; nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.

He was predeceased by a sister, Lisa Pyeatt.

Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions, there will be no calling hours or funeral services. The family will be planning a “Celebration of Life” service when the conditions allow.

Arrangements are with the Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home, Carthage.

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