Melissa Netzel(1951 - 2012)



Melissa Anne "Missy" Hendricks Netzel, 61, passed away on Monday, December 24, 2012 at McCall Hospice House after a brief battle with cancer.

Born in Waupun, WI, she was the daughter of Phyllis Beske Hendricks and the late Marvin Hendricks and was of the Lutheran faith.

Surviving is her husband of 41 years, Barry Netzel; 2 sons, Rich Bixby and wife Misty and Kevin Netzel and fiance' Mandy; 4 brothers, Robert Hendricks and wife Kay, Gary Hendricks and wife Karen, Tom Hendricks and wife Kathy and Dan Hendricks and wife Barb; 2 sisters, Moni Baumhart and husband Skip, Mindy Hendricks; grandson Ross Bixby and 2 special dogs, Bree and Molly.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday at Lutheran Church Of The Good Shepherd at 11 a.m. with burial to follow at Coleman Memorial Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Saturday evening from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the mortuary.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

The Howze Mortuary, Travelers Rest, is in charge of the arrangements. (864) 834-8051.

Published in The Greenville News on Dec. 27, 2012