HARVARD – Melody J. Hostetter, 69, of Harvard, died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012, at Hospice and Palliative Care of Northeastern Illinois.|
She was born June 22, 1943, in Oakdale, Calif., to John and Edna (Norman) Spencer.
She was a hard worker all of her life and loved her kids, grandkids, great-grandkids, the outdoors and fishing.
Survivors include her children, Montey (Lucie) Hostetter of Gardiner, N.Y., Martin (Theresa) Hostetter of Fort Gay, W.Va.; grandchildren, Jared (Candy) Hostetter and Ashley (John) Patton; great-grandkids, Aden and Jada Patton; loving partner, Sam Stratigakis; sisters, Diane (John) Anastasio of Murphys, Calif., Susan (Mike) Keeter of San Diego, Judy Sublett of Phoenix; and many nieces and a nephew.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Services were private.
Memorials may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Northeastern Illinois, 527 W. South St., Woodstock, IL 60098
For information, call the Saunders & McFarlin Funeral Home at 815-943-5400.
Sign the online guestbook at www.saundersmcfarlin.net.
Published in the Northwest Herald on Dec. 15, 2012