Obituaries

Robert Smith
B: 1973-11-06
D: 2019-02-10
View Details
Smith, Robert
David Bunnell
B: 1945-12-22
D: 2019-02-07
View Details
Bunnell, David
Colleen Kidney
B: 1957-06-29
D: 2019-02-06
View Details
Kidney, Colleen
Irving Harrington
B: 1936-02-14
D: 2019-02-05
View Details
Harrington, Irving
Leon Supranowicz
B: 1928-07-24
D: 2019-01-31
View Details
Supranowicz, Leon
Edwin Sanders
B: 1940-04-02
D: 2019-01-26
View Details
Sanders, Edwin
Susan Bachli
B: 1958-08-27
D: 2019-01-26
View Details
Bachli, Susan
Jonathan May
B: 1932-06-16
D: 2019-01-24
View Details
May, Jonathan
Jeffrey DeForest
B: 1963-10-15
D: 2019-01-24
View Details
DeForest, Jeffrey
Stefanie Huska
B: 1925-08-12
D: 2019-01-23
View Details
Huska, Stefanie
Russel Taylor
B: 1930-09-05
D: 2019-01-19
View Details
Taylor, Russel
Barbara Sakowski
B: 1936-04-11
D: 2019-01-18
View Details
Sakowski, Barbara
Bernice Loveless
B: 1920-11-11
D: 2019-01-17
View Details
Loveless, Bernice
Catherine Higgins
B: 1931-11-12
D: 2019-01-14
View Details
Higgins, Catherine
James Haley
B: 1953-12-06
D: 2019-01-09
View Details
Haley, James
Alexander Hanna
B: 1981-03-07
D: 2019-01-09
View Details
Hanna, Alexander
Frank Mondello
B: 1942-09-22
D: 2019-01-07
View Details
Mondello, Frank
Kathleen Dalzell
B: 1934-05-05
D: 2019-01-06
View Details
Dalzell, Kathleen
Adrian DiPietro
B: 1927-03-18
D: 2019-01-06
View Details
DiPietro, Adrian
Paul Pettibone
B: 1951-04-18
D: 2019-01-06
View Details
Pettibone, Paul
Elodie Gaylord
B: 1934-09-30
D: 2019-01-05
View Details
Gaylord, Elodie

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
54 Bradford Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201
Phone: 413-443-9151
Fax: 413-447-9301
About An Amazing Life|Help

Jonathan "Jon"
May

June 16, 1932 – January 24, 2019

Share this tribute
Jonathan May
Memorial Candles Lit for Jonathan | SEE ALL
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Dery Funeral Home

Obituary for Jonathan "Jon" May

Print
Jonathan “Jon” Edwin May, 86, formerly of Harding Street, and later of Melbourne Place, Pittsfield, died Thursday, January 24, 2019, at Mt. Greylock Extended Care Facility.

Born in Pittsfield on June 16, 1932, the son of Edwin and Elise Fillio May, he was a graduate of Pittsfield High School.

A Korean War veteran, Mr. May served with the United States Army from 1952 to 1954.

Mr. May was employed by Bell Atlantic as a contract work inspector. He retired in 1997 with 42 years service. He was also a used-book dealer and was proprietor of J.J. Books in Richmond.

He had been a communicant of St. Teresa Church and had served on the Board of Directors of Pittsfield Cemetery. He was also an ombudsman and inspector for nursing homes in Massachusetts.

Mr. May leaves his wife, the former Josephine “Jo” Salzarulo, whom he married November 25, 1954.

He is also survived by a daughter, Theresa May O’Brien of Monterey; four sons, Edwin A. May (wife Teresa) of Pittsfield, Robert T. May (wife Joni) of Bethlehem, Penn., Christopher J. May (wife Barbara) of Richmond, and Joseph May (wife Jackie) of Lovettsville, Va.; 14 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, and 9 great-great-grandchildren.

FUNERAL NOTICE: Funeral services for Jonathan Edwin May will be held Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. at DERY FUNERAL HOME with Rev. Thomas Bridgman, Pastor of Grace Church, Congregational, officiating. Calling hours will precede the service beginning at 12:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to HospiceCare in The Berkshires in care of Dery Funeral Home, 54 Bradford Street, Pittsfield.

To send flowers to the family of Jonathan "Jon" May, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Visitation

When January 27, 2019 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Location
Dery Funeral Home
Address
54 Bradford Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201

Service Information

When
January 27, 2019 1:30pm
Location
Dery Funeral Home
Address
54 Bradford Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201