With deepest sorrow, we announce that Jonah Lee McCarthy, age 25, passed away on March 20, 2021.
Jonah is survived by his mom, Lisa McCarthy; and step dad Doug McCarthy; his dad, Jeff Nelson; siblings Zack and Kayla McCarthy, Ashley, Jacob and Emily Nelson; grandparents Mervyn Wilson, Dennis and Mary McCarthy, Bud and Glenda Duling, and Rose Nelson; aunts Lily and Linda Wilson, Bernie Hegwine and Tanya Nelson; uncles Lee Wilson, Dennis McCarthy, and Shane Nelson.; and many close cousins. Jonah had a special bond with his cousin, Treasure Wilson.
Jonah is preceded in death by his grandma, Sau Wilson, and his brother, Christopher McCarthy.
Those who knew Jonah, even for just a little, knew what a special person he was. He had an energy that with just one encounter with him, you would remember him for life.
A balloon release was held in his honor March 27th at Willow Grove. Jonah will be laid to rest at Longview Memorial Park.