Stephen J. MelansonSeptember 20, 1949 ~ March 20, 2017 (age 67)
Stephen J. Melanson, 67 of Lynn died March 20, 2017 at the Chelsea Jewish Community Center in Peabody. Born in Lynn he was the son of the late Hector and Marie (Loguercio) Melanson and husband of M. Elaine (Donovaro) Melanson.
Stephen was a graduate of the Lynn school system. He was a United States Army veteran having served in the Artillery as a Specialist 4th Class during the Vietnam War and received the bronze star. Upon returning to the states he worked as an auto mechanic at the former Austin Sq. BP Station until it closed. He continued to do auto repairs and also drove a bus for 5 years with Fiore Bus company. Stephen was a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother.
In addition to his wife of 39 years he is survived by his sons Stephen J. Melanson, II of Lynn and Michael J. Melanson and his companion Tiffany Kulpa of Haverhill, his brothers William and James Melanson, his granddaughter Autumn Melanson and grand dog Doza and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his sister Carol Ledges.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral service Thursday March 23, 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Nadworny Funeral Home 798 Western Ave., Lynn. Visiting hours will be prior from 4-7PM. Burial will be private in Pine Grove Cemetery in the Vietnam Veterans Section. For guest book and directions please visit www.nadwornyfuneralhome.com