James M. Melvin III(1970 - 2017)

James M. Melvin, III, 47, of Milford, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2017 at his home after an eight year battle with ALS.

He was born on Aug. 11, 1970 in Milford, the son of Patricia Murray of Milford and his late father James M. Melvin Jr.

Jamie graduated from Milford High School with the class of 1988. He worked for Baltimore Air Coil for over 20 years. He was an avid long distance cyclist, mountain biker and BMX racer. He was a fan of the Philadelphia Eagles, and was a lover of Jeeps.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife of 24 years, Nicki Melvin; two daughters, Ally Melvin and Kate Melvin; sister, Sandy Melvin; nephew, Dylan Melvin; mother- and father-in law, Bev and Ron Rhodes; several aunts, uncles, and cousins; special neighbors; and his Baltimore Air Coil family.

Services will be private.

Arrangements are in the care of Short Funeral Home in Delmar. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.shortfh.com.

Funeral Home

Short Funeral Home
13 E. Grove Street Delmar, DE 19940

Published in Milford Beacon from Oct. 24 to Nov. 2, 2017