Gregory David Durant, 52, of Carthage

CARTHAGE, N.Y. (WWNY) - Gregory David Durant, 52, of 1042 Alexandria St. Carthage, died Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at his home in Carthage from complications due to COVID-19.

Gregory was born on August 30, 1968 in Carthage, the son of Daniel E. and the late Virginia D. (Clemons) Durant. He was a 1988 graduate of Carthage Central High School. Following graduation, he enlisted in the United States Army and served for four years. He worked for many years with LSI, a private contractor on Fort Drum until taking a job with the federal government where he worked in the supply warehouse, later retiring due to medical disabilities.

Gregory was a member of the BPOE Lodge #1762 of Carthage.

He is survived by his father, Daniel E. Durant Sr. of Carthage; two sisters: Stephanie (Jeffrey) Keil of Macedonia, OH and Kendra Durant of Wellfort, SC, and one brother: Daniel Durant Jr. of Carthage, nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins. He is predeceased by a sister, Lisa Pyeatt.

Due to the current COVID-19 restrictions, there will be no calling hours or funeral services. The family will be planning a “Celebration of Life” service when the conditions allow. Arrangements are with the Bezanilla-McGraw Funeral Home, Carthage.

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