FULTON, NY – Anthony L. “Tony” Meucci, 94, of Parkrose Estates, Liverpool, NY, and formerly of Yarmouth, Maine, passed away Monday March 24, 2014, after a brief illness.
He was born June 26, 1919, in Boston, Massachusetts, and was a graduate of Bangor High School and the University of Southern Maine.
Tony and his late wife, Mary, met while in the Army at Camp Campbell, Kentucky, and were married in 1943.
They both served in Europe during World War II.
Following the war, Tony worked at Great Northern Paper Co. in Millinockett, Maine, from 1953 until 1963.
In 1965, the Meucci Family moved to Yarmouth, Maine, where he lived until 2007.
He retired in 1981 from the State of Maine where he worked as the Business Manager at both the Pineland Hospital and Maine Correctional Center.
Tony and Mary enjoyed traveling across the U.S. and into Canada with their camping trailer; he also enjoyed saltwater fishing in Casco Bay and the Royal River.
Tony was predeceased by his wife, Mary, who died in 1995; a brother, William, who died in 2013; and by a sister, Mary MacDonald.
He is survived by a son, Tom (Karen) Meucci of Baldwinsville, NY; a sister, Lee Bond of Baldwinsville, NY; a brother, Louis Meucci of Roseville, Calif.; two grandchildren, Sarah and Anthony “Greg” Meucci.
Contributions in memory of Mr. Meucci may be made to the American Cancer Society, Memorial Processing Center, 6725 Lyons St., P.O. Box 7, East Syracuse, NY 13057 or to the Veterans Memorial Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 942, Augusta, Maine, 04332.
Foster Funeral Home, Fulton has care of arrangements.
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