Jean Melin

October 19, 2019


Jean Melin (nee Marshall)

July 24th, 1924 – October 19th, 2019

On Saturday, October 19, 2019 Jean Melin of Alder Flats passed away peacefully at the age of 95 years at the Drayton Valley Hospital.

Jean leaves to cherish her memory, her children; Harley (Joan), Linda Throndson (Brian), Rita Ankerstein (Allen), Myles (Judy), Tammy Patten (Dwayne), Penny Evans (Ray) and Audra Feist (Al), 17 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. Also surviving is her sister Alma, numerous nieces and nephews, relatives and friends.

Jean was predeceased by her husband Stanley, siblings Molly, Margaret, Helen, Audrey, twin sister Jessie in infancy, Donald and Harold.

A Celebration of Jean’s Life will be held on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Buck Lake Hall.

If friends so desire memorial donations in Jean’s memory may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation 5241 Calgary Trail NW, Suite 144, Centre 104, Edmonton, Alberta T6H 5G8.


Drayton Valley Funeral Services are in care of arrangements. Call 780-542-5511.

Faith Van Manen & Harvey J. Giesbrecht – Directors

To send flowers to Jean's family, please visit our floral section.


Celebration of Life
October 26, 2019

1:00 PM
Buck Lake Community Hall
801 Lakeshore Drive
Buck Lake, Alberta T0C 0T0

© 2020 Drayton Valley Funeral Services. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS