Melissa Lee Zaglanis

January 01, 1961 ‒ August 03, 2020

Reynoldsburg, Ohio

Melissa Lee Zaglanis, age 59, of Reynoldsburg, died peacefully on Monday, August 3, 2020 at the Kobacker House with loving family at her side.

Employed by One Choice Repossessions, Melissa was born January 1, 1961 in Portsmouth to the late Donald E. Pistole and Violet J. (Mullen) Williamson.  Graduate of West High School in Columbus, loved cruises, traveling, Art, crafts, old TV shows and collecting Hummels.

Mostly Melissa was proud of and enjoyed spending time with her daughter and granddaughters.

In addition to her parents Melissa was also preceded in death by a brother, Steve Pistole.

She is survived by daughter, Krista E. Zaglanis of Grove City; granddaughters, Athena and Lydia; sister, Pamela Lowery of Delaware; brother, Rick (Sharon) Pistole of Lancaster; nephews, Joe and Nick; niece, Angela Marie.

Funeral Service 2 PM Thursday, August 6, 2020 at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 637 N. State Route 61, (at SR 3), Sunbury, where the family will be receiving friends from 12:30 pm until service time.  Pastor Frank Carl officiating.  Interment Green Mound Cemetery, Kilbourne, OH.

Contributions may be made to (GoFundMe) in Melissa’s memory.  The DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the Zaglanis family.  Please share a memory or condolence with the family on this website.

  • Dear Krista & Family,
    Missy was a kind and generous neighbor who would do anything to help anyone. Her laugh was infectious I always enjoyed her company. You are in my prayers!

  • Krista, our deepest sympathy to you and the family. Hold onto the good memories! May Missy’s memory be eternal! God be with you and comfort you.

  • Krista and family,
    Our hearts are saddened by the loss of your mom and grandmother. She was always so proud of you, Krista, and dearly loved her granddaughters as well. Missy was willing to help anyone, and was always a good neighbor. Her laugh was infectious. She lives on in you!

  • I love you all so sorry for your loss. My God be with you all. My heart is with you all.

  • Krista and family:

    I knew your Mom through Ridgewood Elementary School, Hilliard.

    She always had a smile on her face and was always so happy to be there to help in the art room.

    She had a kind soul and she will be remembered and missed.