Merton T. Mayhew Jr., 71, of Canton, MA, died Saturday, Feb. 08, 2014 in the home of his daughter and son-in-law, in Bethlehem Twp., PA. Born in Canton, MA on August 13, 1942 to the late Merton T. Mayhew Sr. and Mary (Spierdowis). Merton was a night manager and bartender for 40 years at the Canton Town Club. He was a member of St. John the Evangelist Church, Canton and lettered in sports at Canton High School. He was a proud veteran of the United States Air Force. Merton enjoyed woodworking. Beloved father of Christy Anna (Kennett) Skopal (Thomas Jr.) with whom he resided and their children: Liam and Marc; sister of Mary Robbins of ME. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Visiting hours were at the Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home, 455 Washington St., Canton, Tuesday, Feb. 11, from 6 - 9 p.m. Funeral Mass was at St. John the Evangelist Church, 700 Washington St., Canton, Wednesday, Feb. 13, at 10:30. Burial Knollwood Memorial Park, Canton. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675. For guest book see www.dockrayandthomasfuneralhome.com.
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Dockray & Thomas Funeral Home
455 Washington Street Canton, MA 02021
Published in Randolph Herald from Feb. 10 to Feb. 17, 2014