Melinda Lee Butler

Butler Melinda Lee Butler (née Miller), age 67, passed away Tuesday, July 29, 2014 in Columbus. Survived by sons, James Jr. (Connie), Bryan (Kelly), Sean (Jennifer), and Mark (Susan); daughters, Cheryl (Ken) Myers and Lori (Mike) Adkins; siblings Terry, Tim, Dave, Mary, Cindy (Gary) Schlaegel, and Tina (Anthony) Belmonte; 20 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; special friends, Betty Butler and Kay Creiglow; many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Preceded in death by her husband James "Fred" Sr., parents Martha and George, and sister Tami. Mass of Christian Burial at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, August 1st at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 4383 E. Broad St., followed immediately by a memorial luncheon. Interment at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Autism Society of Ohio.

Published in The Columbus Dispatch on July 31, 2014