Jacqueline Melnick

MELNICK, Jacqueline M., 86, of Moundsville, W.Va., died September 1, 2013, at Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale, W.Va., surrounded by her loving family.

She was born March 24, 1927, in Moundsville, a daughter of the late William and Lena Elizabeth Ryan Bonar.

She was a retired employee from the former Blake’s Kiddie Korral, a Protestant by faith, and a graduate of Moundsville High School.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Melnick; and two sisters, Iris Riggs and Karen Laing.

Surviving are two sons, David Alex (Anna Hitchcock) Melnick of Moundsville and Jeffrey Alan (Trish) Melnick of Virginia Beach, Va.; a daughter, Melisa Robbins of Ranson, W.Va.; a brother, William (Joanne) Bonar of Moundsville; three sisters, Geraldine Wilkins of Texas, Kibby Roso of Moundsville, and Lynette (Warren) Whitfeld of Eldersville, Pa.; eight grandchildren, David Alex Melnick, Jr., Barry Alan Melnick, Mark Daniel Melnick, Amy Rachele Melnick, Nichole Elizabeth Melnick, John Austin Robbins, Jessica Ann Robbins, and Jennifer Ann Robbins; several great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and nephews.

Friends received Wednesday, September 4, 2013, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, Lutes & Kirby- Vance Chapel, 118 Grant Avenue, Moundsville, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, September 5, 2013.

Entombment in Riverview Cemetery Mausoleum, Moundsville.

On-line condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyer.com.