Melva J. Pelton, formerly of Warren, Ohio, and Townville, Pa., passed away at 9:48 p.m. Wednesday, July 17, 2013, in Orchard Manor, Pine Township, after a sudden illness. She was 91.
Mrs. Pelton was born Jan. 8, 1922, in Niagara Falls, N.Y., to Fred and Jennie Birchard Steinman.
A homemaker, she was a Protestant.
Her husband, Clyde I. Pelton, whom she married Jan. 18, 1941, preceded her in death on Dec. 27, 2008.
Surviving are: her three daughters, Patricia 'Pat' Flavell and her husband Norman, Mercer; and Joyce Ronnengen and her husband Raymond, and Sylvia Kuminkoski and her husband Buddy, all Clearwater, Fla.; 14 grandchildren; and several great- and great-great-grandchildren.
Besides her husband, Mrs. Pelton was preceded in death by her parents; a son, James I. Pelton; and two brothers, Robert and Leslie Steinman.
Memorial contributions may be made to Orchard Manor Activities Fund, 20 Orchard Drive, Grove City, PA 16127.
Mrs. Clyde I. (Melva J.), 91, formerly of Warren, Ohio, and Townville, Pa.
Calling hours: 10 a.m. to time of service Monday (7-22-13) in CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME Inc., 306 Bessemer Ave., Grove City.
Service: Funeral service at 11 a.m. Monday in the funeral home.
Interment: Northview Cemetery, Gustavus, Ohio.
Published July 20, 2013 in Allied News. Pick up a copy at 201A Erie St., Grove City.