MELODYE JEAN WELLS - SWANTON - Melodye Jean Wells, 67, passed away on Aug. 2, 2012, in the comfort of her home with her family at her side, after a brief but courageous battle with cancer. Melodye was employed for 23 years at A.N. Deringer, Inc. After the insurance division was purchased by Hackett Valine & MacDonald, Inc., Melodye enjoyed another 11 years of employment and managed the Select Business Unit, where her diligent care for her clients made her a valued and respected employee. Relatives and friends are invited to attend calling hours on Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Heald Funeral Home, 87 So. Main St., St. Albans. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, Aug. 6, 2012, at 11 a.m. in Holy Angels Catholic Church, Lake St., St. Albans. Private messages of condolence are welcome at www.healdfuneralhome.com
. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the
, Vermont Division, Inc., 55 Day Lane, Williston, VT 05495.