Marian M. Melton
SPRINGFIELD - Marian M. Melton, 95, of Springfield, IL, died at 2:44 p.m., on Thursday, May 9, 2013, at her home. She was born on February 16, 1918, in Naples, IL, to Leo and Mabel Bentley Adams. She married Albert Melton and he preceded her in death on December 3, 1994. Also preceding Marian in death are her two brothers, John Adams and Leonard Adams; two sisters, Dora Mae Thomas and Barbara Stevens.
Marian is survived by two daughters, Alberta Hammond of Springfield and Mabel (John) Good of Danville, IN; two sons, Robert (Georgiann) Melton of New Berlin and James (Valerie) Melton of Silver City, IA; 12 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; 7 great-great-grandchildren; two sisters, Ollie McCormick of CA and Eleanor (Mac) McFadden of Laughlin, NV; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Marian worked at Hobbs Manufacturing Company for 20 years and retired in 1980.
Visitation: 9-10:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at Staab Funeral Home with Reverend Robert Freeman officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the
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