Melanie F. Nickerson, 62, of Pringle and Ocklawaha, Fla., passed away Friday, March 1, 2013, in the Estelle's House Hospice Unit, Ocala, Fla.
Born in Butler, Pa., Melanie was a daughter of the late Donald and Margaret Atkinson Bytheway. She was a graduate of Dallas High School, Class of 1968, and a former resident of Trucksville.
Melanie was a former distribution manager for Offset Paperback Manufacturers Inc., and was the first female foreman at the facility.
Surviving are her husband, Raymond Nickerson; brothers, Donald Bytheway, Lemon, Pa.; David Bytheway, Wilkes-Barre, and Scott Bytheway, Beaumont; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may call Saturday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Harold C. Snowdon Home for Funerals Inc., 420 Wyoming Ave., Kingston. Interment will be in St. Ignatius Cemetery, Pringle.
Memorial donations, if desired, may be made to Valley Cat Rescue, 388 N. River St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18703.
Published in Times Leader on Mar. 6, 2013