Merthyr A. Meehan, III
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AGE: 68 • Keyport
Merthyr A. Meehan, III, 68, of Keyport, passed away on Wednesday, April 3, at Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark. Merthyr was born on August 25, 1944 in Staten Island, NY., where he grew up. He lived in the Bayshore area of New Jersey for many years before ultimately settling in Keyport, with his wife Phyllis. Before retiring, Mert worked as an assembly man for General Motors in Linden.
He was predeceased by his mother, Evelyn (Gage) Meehan. Mert is survived by his beloved wife of 47 years, Phyllis E. (Smith) Meehan, his loving children, Sandra Butch and her husband Joseph of Cliffwood Beach, James Patrick Meehan of Keyport, Philip Meehan and his wife Donna of Hazlet, Jennifer Meehan and her boyfriend Mark Zilinski of Keyport, along with his cherished grandchildren, Alexandra and Joseph Butch, Philip, Megan, and Reese Meehan. He will be sadly missed, but never forgotten.
Arrangements were entrusted to the Shore Point Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 3269 State Route, 35 North, Hazlet, NJ 07730. In respect of Merthyr's wishes, he will be privately cremated. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Mert to Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, 201 Lyons Ave, Newark, New Jersey 07112, or the
at www.cancer.org, would be greatly appreciated. For information, directions, or to send condolences to the family, please visit, www.shorepointfh.com.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Apr. 7, 2013