Meryl B. Mono, Jr., 52, West Carthage

WEST CARTHAGE, NY —  Meryl B. Mono, Jr., 52, of 258 Champion St., West Carthage, died Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at his home in West Carthage.

Meryl was born on Feb. 7, 1969, in Carthage, the son of the late Meryl B. and Connie (Hoffman) Mono Sr. He attended school in Carthage. For many years he worked at Farney Lumber Company in Carthage, Kraft Foods in Lowville and finally at Johnson Bucket Factory in Carthage until retiring due to poor health.

He loved hunting and fishing and four wheeling. He was a big fan of Dale Earnhardt Sr. and Jr.

He is survived by his mother, Connie Mono of West Carthage; three sisters: Doreen Baxter, Connie Mono (Victor Monaghan) and Joanne (Greg) Wisner, all of Carthage; two brothers: William Mono (Erika Clark) of Carthage and Leslie Mono (Brenda Bridge) of Copenhagen, several nieces and nephews and his two best friends, Kevin Smith and Aaron Lagabed, deceased.

He was predeceased by his father, Meryl Mono Sr., an infant brother, Joey Mono, a sister, Mary Mono, a brother-in-law, Harry Baxter and a nephew, Dustan Wisner.

A graveside service will be held 1 p.m. Saturday, July 17, in Fairview Cemetery, Carthage, with Rev. Roger Mono officiating. Calling hours will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 17, 2021, at the Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home in Carthage.

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