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Obituary: Ethelyn Melendy, Columbus

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Ethelyn E. Melendy, 95, of Columbus, passed away at 5:35 a.m. Friday, August 1, 2014 at her home.

Ethelyn was born on May 11, 1919 in Brookfield, Michigan to the late Ivan and Leah Keesler Hopkins. She was employed at Continental Can for over 13 years and enjoyed card games, shuffleboard and fishing.

In keeping with Ethelyn's wishes there will be no services and cremation is planned.

Online condolences may be sent to the Melendy family at

Ethelyn is survived by her children, Wendell (Susie) Bole of Michigan, Everett (Marlene) Bole of Virginia, and Colleen (Clint) Lowry of Columbus.

Ethelyn was preceded in death by her parents; and spouse, Marlin C. Melendy.

Arrangements were entrusted to Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home.

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