Melanie F. Nickerson

Melanie F. Nickerson, 62, of Pringle and Ocklawaha, Fla., passed away Friday, March 1, 2013, at the Estelle's House Hospice Unit, Ocala, Fla.

Born in Butler, Melanie was the daughter of the late Donald and Margaret Atkinson Bytheway. She was a graduate of Dallas High School, Class of 1968.

She was a former resident of Trucksville.

Melanie was a former distribution manager for Offset Paperback Manufacturers Inc. and was the first female foreman at the facility.

Surviving are her husband, Raymond Nickerson; brothers, Donald Bytheway, Lemon; David Bytheway, Wilkes-Barre; and Scott Bytheway, Beaumont; several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday at Harold C. Snowdon Home for Funerals Inc., 420 Wyoming Ave., Kingston. Interment will be made in St. Ignatius Cemetery, Pringle.

Memorial donations may be made to Valley Cat Rescue, 388 N. River St., Wilkes-Barre.

Published in Citizens' Voice on Mar. 6, 2013