Antonio R. ‘Lolo’ Mera

Mr. Antonio R. “Lolo” Mera of Amsterdam, passed away February 24, 2014. He was born December 17, 1963, to the late Sebastian and Dolores (Lugo) Mera.

Tony graduated from Northville Central School and continued his education at F.M.C.C. He worked at UNI for over eight years, and was recently employed by Target D.C. Tony was an avid hunter, trapper, and fisherman. He enjoyed woodworking especially building bird houses.

He was a member of the Northville V.F.D. and took great pride in being a member of N.A.M.I. (National Alliance on Mental Illness) and helping others.

He is survived by his close friend, Susanna Combs of Amsterdam; a son, Sebastian Mera of Mayfield; a daughter, Kimberly Ferraro (Glenn) of Northville; five sisters, Annmarie Mera (Floyd) of Edinburg, Deborah Wilson (Michael) of Edinburg, Kim Meade (Gerry) of North Carolina, Dolores Mera of Florida, Rosemary Hill (Nick) of North Carolina; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call on Thursday, February 27, 2014, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Northville Funeral Home. A funeral service will be held on Friday, February 28, 2014, at 11 a.m. at the Northville Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to N.A.M.I. or a charity of choice. Condolences may be made to the family online at