Passed in Peace Tue., Jun. 25, 2013 at the age of 82. Preceded in death by his parents Nels, (Athena), two siblings and loving wife Mary Lou Pearson. Survived by son Melvin-Sparky (Kim), Daughter Kristi-Sis (Rick), Daughter Karmen, Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren. Melvin will be fondly remembered by family and friends as a loving father, a great fisherman, one who loved to tell jokes and stories, a proud US Patriot, and US Navy
Veteran. Services will be held at Sacramento Valley National Cemetery 5810 Midway Road Dixon, Ca 95620 on Tue., Jul. 9, 2013.