David E. Melton

February 24, 1955 ‒ June 13, 2017

Mansfield, Ohio

David E. Melton, 62, of Mansfield died Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at his home.  He was born February 24, 1955 in Mansfield to the late Eugene Melton and Helen (Hickey) Dickson.

          David had worked for the former TRW Company.  He was an avid Ohio State Buckeye fan.  David enjoyed watching wrestling on T.V., listening to blues music and watching his sons play football.

          David is survived by his sons, Chris (Paige) Melton of Georgetown, KY, Jake (Casey) Melton of Mount Vernon and Daniel (Lauren) Melton of Westerville; grandchildren, Kendall and Nathan; brother, Don (Karen) Melton of Wisconsin; nephews, Donny and Nathan Melton; and the mother of his children, Brenda Beckholt of Fredericktown.

          In addition to his parents, David was preceded in death by a sister, Diane Hunter.

          The family will have a memorial service celebrating the life of David at a later date.

          Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family by visiting, www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

          The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of David E. Melton.

  • I was surprised to hear about my cousin David. I remember him when we were young, and we went to visit him and his family. Good memories of him, his mom, and his brother and sister.

    I am sorry for your loss.

  • My condolences to David’s family; Sincerely, Marian Blahnik, a Brittany Condominium neighbor.