Melanie Marie Blackstone(1969 - 2014)

Blackstone Melanie Marie Blackstone, age 44, passed away on Saturday, May 31, 2014. She was born in Cleveland, Ohio on September 28, 1969 to her loving parents Thomas and Gail Kaib. Melanie will be deeply missed by her devoted family: her husband, Dustin Blackstone; their children, Evan and Emma Blackstone; her parents, Thomas and Gail Kaib; brother, Thomas (Cathy) Kaib, Jr.; niece and nephews, Avery, Connor and Harrison; her grandmother, Margaret Soltis; aunt, Lynn Waller; uncle, Robert (Peggy) Kaib; many cousins; and her canine companions, Hank and Baylee. Melanie was a dietician, who worked with Lutheran Village and Wexner Heritage Village. Her life will be honored with a Memorial Service at 1 p.m. Sunday, June 8, 2014 at SCHOEDINGER WORTHINGTON CHAPEL, 6699 N. High Street, Worthington, Ohio 43085, where family will receive friends from 12Noon-1 p.m. Pastor John Girard, officiating. Memorial contributions envelopes will be available at the funeral home during service times, for a fund that will be set up for her children, Evan and Emma. Please visit to send messages of support to Melanie's family.

Funeral Home

Schoedinger Funeral Home Worthington Chapel
6699 North High Street Worthington, OH 43085
(614) 848-6699
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on June 5, 2014