Melinda A. Hulit
November 15, 1963 ‒ April 18, 2020
Melinda A. Hulit passed away after a long battle with cancer Saturday, April 18, 2020, in OhioHealth Hospital Mansfield surrounded by her family. She was 56.
She was born on November 15, 1963, to parents Oliver W. & Elsie (Frank) Vaughan in Loudonville. Melinda graduated from Loudonville High School with the class of 1981. On September 22, 1984, she married Donald Hulit and they spent 35 wonderful years together. The pair was inseparable and Melinda truly enjoyed every minute with Don.
Melinda worked as a cook locally for more than 40 years. She started at Raiders and retired from Hanover House. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and enjoyed watching George Lee, a dirt track racer, on the weekends. Melinda, a dog lover, also loved and cherished all her dogs throughout the years.
She is survived by her husband Donald Hulit of Loudonville; sons Shaun (Tiffany) Hulit of Panama City Beach, FL and Aaron Hulit of Loudonville; grandchildren Sydney and Landon; her mother Elsie Vaughan; brother Mark (Jen) Vaughan; and her Lhasa Apso Leo.
Melinda was preceded in death by her father Oliver W. Vaughan; her brother Mike A. Vaughan; special friends Ray & Frances Heffelfinger; father-in-law Russell Hulit; and brother-in-law David “Fuzz” Hulit.
The Hulit family will receive friends Thursday, April 23, 2020, from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Snyder Funeral Home- Lindsey Chapel. A graveside service honoring Melinda’s life will be held Friday, April 24, 2020, at 1 p.m. in Loudonville Cemetery. The graveside service will also be broadcast live on the Snyder Funeral Home- Lindsey Chapel Facebook page.
Contributions in Melinda’s memory to the family may be made at the funeral home.
Snyder Funeral Home- Lindsey Chapel is honored to serve Melinda’s family and encourage you to share a fond memory or message of condolence to them at SnyderFuneralHomes.com