Simon F. Damon, 33, Black River

BLACK RIVER, NY — Simon F. Damon, 33, Black River, died unexpectedly Saturday, March 21, 2020, at his home.

Due to the restrictions from the coronavirus regarding public gatherings, a memorial Mass will be held for the convenience of the family.

There are no calling hours.

Arrangements are with the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Watertown.

Born Aug. 20, 1986, in Watertown, a son to Peter Damon and Elizabeth St. Croix Damon, he was educated in Watertown and Brownville schools.

Simon had worked for Stebbins Engineering, Timeless Frames and Massey s Furniture. He was currently working for Black River Plumbing and Heating.

Simon enjoyed music and playing the Bongo drums.

He loved spending time with his family and friends especially being with his son Grayson who was the joy of his life.

Simon is survived by a son, Grayson; a sister Amber (Joel) Garbutt, Carthage;
two brothers, Andrew, Greenfield Center, NY and Patrick with whom he resided in
Black River; his father and step mother, Peter and Tina Damon, Gouverneur; his
mother, Elizabeth St. Croix Damon, Florida; a nephew, J.R. Garbutt; two step-sisters, Maria Davis, Adams Center, and Gina Romeo, Watertown; several aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was predeceased by his grandparents, Clifford and Doris Smith Damon, John and Clara Saggus St. Croix; and three cousins, Derek Burns, Sampson and Sophie Damon.

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