Arthur H. Meldon, Jr., 75, of Jackson Hill Rd. died Monday (11-25-19) at home. He was born November 11, 1944 in Bridgeport, CT. the son of Arthur Sr. and Marjorie (Gellaty) Emerian.
Art graduated from North Adams State College with a Bachelor's degree in chemical engineering.
He retired from Aristech Chemical as a Senior Sales Rep after many years.
Art loved his Lord & Savior Jesus Christ and his family, reading/studying the Bible and sharing the Gospel.
He was a Boy Scout leader, Youth Group leader, Camp Cook, Men's Retreat Cook. Art enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing pool, golf, gardening and International Scouts.
He leaves his wife of 55 1/2 years, Grace A. (Fatibene) Meldon, his children; Jennifer (Steve) Bergin, Lisa (Ron) Williams, Tina (Glenn) LaClaire, Grace Marie (Michael) Stafford; grandchildren, Nicole Bergin, Anthony Bergin, Jared Bergin, Tessa Williams, Dustin Williams, Jenna (Graham) Lowery-Hsu, Kurtis (Nichole) Williams, Joshua Wayne & Nathan Dominick LaClaire, Cole LaClaire, Dean LaClaire, Kyle (Madison) LaClaire, Gabriel (Lily) Stafford, Samuel (Nikki) Stafford, and his great granddaughter Robin Storey Stafford. Art also leaves his sisters; Marjorie (Rawson) Sciortino and Diane (Tufano) Meldon.
Art will be remembered by his family for his humble discernment and his love and devotion to his wife and family.
Funeral services will be held Saturday (11-30-19) at 11 AM at the North Leverett Baptist Church with Pastor Mark Brussel officiating. Burial will follow at Plainview Cemetery with a reception at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Franklin County 329 Conway St., Suite 2, Greenfield, MA 01301 or to The Gideons International.
Arrangements are under the direction of Kostanski Funeral Home. For condolences, please visit www.kostanskifuneralhome.com
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