Melinda Burrows

Melinda Burrows, 59

Melinda Lohmeyer Burrows, 59, formerly of Lafayette, went to Heaven peacefully at Florida Hospital Hospice Daytona Beach, Monday morning. She was born October 4, 1953, one of three children, to the late Don and Pat Lohmeyer.

She is survived by two brothers, Stephen (wife: Sue) and Michael (wife: Diane) Lohmeyer as well as beloved nieces and nephews, Matt, Laurie, Chad, Evan, Aiden, Amy and Jeff. She leaves behind a loving husband of 39 years, James Burrows. She was a devoted mother of two sons, Nicholas (wife: Elizabeth) and Christopher (wife: Bethany) Burrows and devoted grandmother of Anderson, Noah and Emily.

A Memorial Service will be held at 4 p.m. Christ United Methodist Church 3610 S. 18th St. Lafayette, on Sunday, November 25, 2012. Final Interment will be at Tippecanoe Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, contributions will be accepted at the Church, the day of the memorial service for final distribution to MD Anderson Colon Cancer Center and Sloan Kettering Colon Cancer Center.

Published in the Journal & Courier from Nov. 22 to Nov. 24, 2012