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Richard S."Rick" Melson

May 30, 1949 ~ September 30, 2017 (age 68)
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Message from Ed & Lisa Wiehagen
October 2, 2017 6:32 PM

Only learned tonight of his passing, our hearts go out to family as Rick was a true friend to us and Lisa sisters Tina & Rose Ciccone. Rest in peace and Gods Bead.
Message from Mike & Bernadette Cleary
October 2, 2017 8:16 PM

We are so sorry for your loss. It's heartbreaking. We always shared so many laughs with Rick and he had such a great sense of humor. We are sending you many hugs at this very sad time. With Love, Bernadette & Mike
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A TRADITIONAL FUNERAL BASKET was ordered on October 3, 2017

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A candle was lit by Susan and Matt Collins on October 3, 2017 9:47 AM
For Barbara, Rebecca, and family, we send our deepest deepest of sympathy..we too have lost a great friend..our hearts are broken...to know you was to love you..May God be graceful in His mercy to speed our aching hearts. Rest in peace for all eternity until we meet again.
Message from Patty
October 3, 2017 11:42 AM

Barb, Rebecca, Sylvie and Family,
May you all find comfort in each other and may the wonderful memories you all shared together help you through this difficult time. I am so sorry for you loss. Thoughts and Prayers, Patty Pittman
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A THE COLOR OF MEMORIES TABLE ARRANGEMENT was ordered on October 3, 2017

Message from Liz lipscomb
October 4, 2017 9:49 AM

You are all in my prayers at this tragic time. Beautiful obituary.
Message from Sandy Zimmerman
October 4, 2017 4:43 PM

To the Melson family: I was completely shocked when I read the loss of Rick. I remember him well when coming to see his mom at Somerford. In fact I was talking about your mom on her birthday as that was my mom's birthday also. I am so sorry for your loss.

Message from Annette & John Scampone
October 4, 2017 11:11 PM

We are so sorry for your loss , our thoughts and prayers are with you .
Message from CB JOE & Alice
October 5, 2017 8:50 AM

We are very sorry for this sudden loss of Rick, our good neighbor. We knew him as a fearless businessman, passionate family man, and a fervent patriot.
CB JOE & Alice
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A candle was lit by Kathy H Goodwin on October 5, 2017 11:02 AM
Message from Annette & Joe Kissel
October 5, 2017 8:29 PM

Jack, I am so sorry to learn of the death of your brother, Rick. I am sure you will miss him and the times you shared.
Message from Annette & Joe Kissel
October 5, 2017 8:46 PM

Jack, I am so sorry to hear of the death of your brother, Rick. I trust the memories of the times you shared will help you through this very difficult time.
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A candle was lit by Glenda Haning on October 6, 2017 9:28 AM
Message from Stan and Leila Lyons
October 6, 2017 5:38 PM

Dear Barbara, Rebecca and family:
We are so very sorry for your tragic loss and offer our deepest sympathy. Rick was a kind and thpughtful neighbor and we will miss his cheery presence. Please know that you can call on us for any help and support you may need.
Fondly,
Stan and Leila
Message from BEVERLY/ARNIE SHER SAMSON
October 22, 2017 5:04 PM

WE WERE NEIGHBORS NEXT TO GOLDEY'S...I WOULD PASS RICK EARLY AM GOING TO WORK WHILE HE WAS ON HIS WAY TO PHILLY...RICH HAD BIG HEART AND WORKED/SERVED HIS COMMUNITY...SINCERE CONDOLENCES TO FAMILY...BEVERLY/ARNIE SAMSON
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