Jon D. May
Jon D. May, 77, of Masury, formerly of Greenville, passed away Monday, July 8, 2019, in Windsor House at O'Brien Memorial, Masury.
Mr. May was born Nov. 1, 1941, in Sharon, a son of John D. and Anne D. (Galbreath) May and was a 1959 graduate of Sharon High School. He was employed by the Sharon Herald for more than 40 years as a printer.
An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting, making muzzleloaders and sail boating. He was a member of the Pymatuning Sailing Club, Andover, Ohio, and the Western Reserve Sportsman Club, Mercer. Jon was also a member of the Civil Air Patrol and the Thornton Hall Men's bowling league for many years.
Jon was always trying to find his next new invention. He was a motorcycle enthusiast, liked ham radio and had a true passion for teaching Morse code.
His wife, the former Marcia F. Gurksy, whom he married Nov. 1, 2002, passed away Oct. 7, 2017.
Jon is survived by a daughter, Terri Lynn May; two sons, David May, of Sharon; and Brian May, of New Castle; step-daughter, Julie Sinchich, of Brookfield; a step-son, Robert Sinchich and his wife Erica, of Warren, Ohio; two sisters, Darlee A. Jackson, of Hermitage; and Lillian Beth Taylor, of Hubbard, Ohio; and two grandchildren, Christian and Allison Sinchich.
In addition to his wife and parents, Jon was preceded in death by a brother, David A. May.

Jon D., 77, of Masury, formerly of Greenville.
All services are private. Online condolences may be sent to the family at
Interment: Oakwood Cemetery, Hermitage.
Arrangements by J. BRADLEY McGONIGLE FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY Inc., 1090 E. State St., Sharon.
Published on July 9, 2019


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