Stanley F. Monnat, 90, Castorland

CATORLAND, NY —  Stanley F. Monnat, 90, formerly of State Route 126, Castorland, died Friday morning, Nov. 6, 2020, in Lowville.

Born Oct. 4, 1930, in Croghan, a son of the late Harrison and Maude (Hanno) Monnat, he attended Father Leo Memorial School. Stanley served in the Army during the Korean War from 1951 to 1953.

He married the former Norma Boliver on June 25, 1955, at St. Anthony’s Church, Indian River, NY.

For 42 years he worked at Climax MFG in Castorland as a carpenter and retired in 1992.

The couple sold their home on State Route 126 recently and moved to Lowville.

He was a communicant of St. James Church in Carthage and a life member of the Lowville VFW and the Croghan American Legion.

Stanley is survived by his wife, Norma Monnat, Lowville; a son, Tom (Brenda) Monnat, Croghan; six grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren; two sisters, Louise Albertson, Lowville, and Janice Anderson, Port Leyden; and several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by two sons, Gary and Tim Monnat, a daughter, Kelly Garrison, a grandson, David Monnat, two brothers, Niles and Robert Monnat, and a sister, Dorothy Boliver.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 9, in St. James Catholic Church, Carthage, with Rev. Donald A. Robinson, pastor, officiating. Burial with military honors will be in St. Stephens Cemetery, Croghan. There will be no calling hours.

Arrangements are with the Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home, Carthage. Masks and social distancing will be mandatory.

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