David Mark Melton Passed away in his home on April 20, 2018 in Fredrickson, WA surrounded by family. He was 59. Dave was born on October 26, 1958 in Enid, OK to his parents, Doyle and Beatrice Melton. He worked in Construction for Mid Mountain Contractors since the early 90's. He was well respected and accomplished in his career with many notable projects in the greater Seattle area. He was known for his hard work ethic, quick thinking and intelligent plans as well as his generous demeanor. In his life he was a farrier, hunter, fisherman and enjoyed many days out on the lake property he built with his family and pets. Dave is survived by his wife Kathleen Melton, son; Brennan Melton, daughter; Kelsie Doyals and his brothers; Derek Melton and Darrell Melton along with many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Dave will be cremated and have his ashes scattered on his favorite hunting grounds. Memorial service will be held at The Tacoma Sportsman's Club, 16409 Canyon Rd. E., Puyallup, WA on May 14th at 4:00 P.M.
Published in News Tribune (Tacoma) on Apr. 29, 2018.