— Howard Meny, 83, passed away
Friday, Jan. 1, at Lewis
County Residential Healthcare Facility. He was under the care of his
loving family, Lewis County Hospice, and the 4th Floor
Nursing Home Staff.
A funeral Mass will be said at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 9, at
Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal, Point Lookout. Calling
hours will be from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8, at
O’Shea Funeral Home, Wantagh, NY.
Born Nov. 18, 1926, in
Queens, to the late Louis and Lily Meny, he graduated from
John Adams High School in Queens, N.Y, lettering in football,
wrestling and track. He was a proud World War II
Veteran who trained in the V-5 program for Naval Aviation
and then went on to attend St. Lawrence University, where he
lettered in football, wrestling and baseball.
He worked as a manufactures’ representative for many
different Marine Supply companies throughout his life.
Howard enjoyed all sports and loved swimming, golfing,
baseball and board games with his grandchildren. His family
moved to Point Lookout in 1931 where he was a Life Guard on
Point Lookout Beach and was a Volunteer Fireman.
He has touched us all with his love of the ocean, beach, and
Point Lookout Community. He will be greatly missed by
all who knew him.
Surviving him are his beloved wife, Joan A. Banvard Meny; a
son, Dr. Howard T. Meny and his wife Jennifer, Lowville; a
daughter Susan A. Cruickshanks, and her husband Douglas,
Raleigh, NC, a daughter-in-law, Kim Horton Meny of Toronto,
Canada; four grandchildren, John, Peter, Sarah and Heather;
a brother, Robert Meny and his wife Vera of Tarpon Springs,
FL, his sister Marjorie Otto, Melborne, Fla.; a
sister-in-law, Diane Magrane, East Meadow, N.Y.; a brother
and sister-in-law, Raymond and Yvette Banvard, Point
Lookout, N.Y.; and many loving nieces and nephews.
Howard was predeceased by his youngest son, Thomas L. Meny,
who passed away in 2000. Thomas was a member of the
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Friends of
Lewis County Hospice, P.O. Box 266, Lowville, NY 13367,
Lewis County Hospital Foundation, 7785 North State Street,
Lowville, NY 13367, Hospice of New York, 45-18 Court Square,
Suite 500, Long Island City, NY 11101, or a charity of your
Local arrangements are with
Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville.
Condolences may be made
online at www.isenekerfuneralhome.com.
Information provided by Iseneker
Funeral Home, Inc. of Lowville and Newzjunky, Watertown,