BLEY - Melvin E.
On October 12, 2021, of North Collins, NY, at the age of 72 years. Melvin went home to be with the Lord and his daughter Stacey M. Bley; devoted husband of 50 years to Suzanne (Geiger) Bley; cherished father of Jeffrey (Ashley) Bley, Kelly (Kenneth) Sacilowski, Trey and Arrika Bley. The most amazing "Pa" to Luke, Noah, Emma, JP and Mia; adored great-grandfather of Greyson; loving brother of Sharon (Leonard) Fiaschetti and Richard (Late Kathryn) Bley; brother-in-law of Ronald (Monnie) Geiger, Nancy (Late Edwin) Gabel, Pat Donofrio, Sharon Roney, Joanne (Ronald) Wittmeyer, David (Jude)(late Rose) Gabel, Louie (Gary) Weber, Barb (Donald) Hoffman and Walter (Sharon) Geiger; also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends. Friends may call Friday from 6-9 PM and Saturday from 2-5 and 7-9 PM at the Wentland Funeral Home, 10634 Main St. (Rt. 62), North Collins, NY. Funeral Services will be held Sunday at 2 PM from the North Collins Wesleyan Church, 10470 Bantle Rd., North Collins, NY. Please assemble at church. Mel served in the US Navy from 1968-1970 during the Vietnam era, was a 50 year member of the North Collins Vol. Fire Co., a member of American Legion Post 1640, North Collins Village Trustee and member of the North Collins Wesleyan Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the North Collins Wesleyan Church.
Published by Buffalo News on Oct. 14, 2021.