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Lindsay B. Melancon

Born: Fri., Jan. 20, 2006
Died: Mon., Jun. 24, 2019


Visitation

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Sat., Jun. 29, 2019
Location: United Methodist Church


Memorial Service

12:00 PM Sat., Jun. 29, 2019
Location: United Methodist Church


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     Lindsay B. Melancon, 13, of Blossvale, NY passed away unexpectedly on June 24, 2019 at her home. She was born on January 20, 2006 in Kingston, NY a daughter of Brian & Julie Dykeman Melancon. Lindsay currently was a 7th grade High Honor Roll student at Camden Middle School. She loved to dance, draw, write, read and bake.  Lindsay taught herself how to play the ukulele and could often be found swinging on her outdoor swing or lovingly playing with her brother and sister. She was a member of Girl Scout Troop #20950 and attended Camden United Methodist Church

     Lindsay will be remembered and missed by her mother and father, Brian & Julie Melancon, Blossvale, maternal grandparents Cissy & Larry Dykeman, Elizaville, NY, paternal grandparents, Judy & Mark Parfitt, Middletown, NY and John & Wendy Melancon, St. Simons Island, GA, one sister, Madeline Melancon and one brother, Calvin Melancon both at home, three aunts, Karin Dykeman & Michael Spath, Kara Powis & Kate Tierney, Tina & David Powis-Dow, one uncle, Andrew Melancon, cousins, Katelynn, Emily, Adam and Kai in addition to other family members and many friends. She was predeceased by one aunt, Valerie Dykeman.

     Funeral services will be held 12:00 p.m. (Noon) Saturday, June 29, 2019 from the Camden United Methodist Church, under the direction of the LaRobardiere Funeral Home, Inc. Camden, NY. Calling hours will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the start of services at the church, 132 Main Street. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), 120 Wall Street, 29th Floor, New York, NY 10005.

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Yolanda Metott
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
Lindsay was a beautiful girl! I am heartbroken for you all and send my deepest condolences. I know she is flying high with the Angels. Many hugs to you and your family.

Brenda Bolliver
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
Julie - I am so saddened by the loss of your beloved Lindsay. I cannot begin to imagine the grief you, Brian, Maddy and Cal are experiencing . My prayers are with your family as you navigate the coming days and months. I am so very sorry. Blessed Be.

Aimee Walrath
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss, Parents should never have to bury their children.

Mindy carey
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
I am so sorry this happened to you. Your a beautiful soul and I pray now that you find peace.

MELISSA HOLMES / DONNIE ZEE'S SALES
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
Very sorry for your family's loss, if there is anything we can do please don't hesitate to give us a call.
Your friends @ Donnie Zee's Sales

Jennifer whipple
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
You are truly in my heart and prayers. No words can heal you. Just know that my heart is with all of you always. Bless all of you and know that there are people that care. God bless you, Jennifer

Colleen Osborne
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
Julie & Brian and Family-
I am so sorry for the loss of Lindsay. We are praying for you guys so hard.
Love- The Osborne’s

Jody, Fred, Emmory, and AJ Florsch and Sydney Bell
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
We pray that peace and strength be with you all. Our thoughts are only that we wish we had more to give to everyone grieving. Please know that we are here if you need anything.

Melissa Main
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
I’m so very, very sorry for the loss of your baby girl. As a mother of 3 I can’t even begin to imagine the pain you are going through. Just please know that my family and I will be praying for your comfort and God’s mighty and healing touch on your lives ♥️♥️

Karalea Cornell
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
My deepest sympathies for your loss. Lindsay was a beautiful soul and will be greatly missed. Please know you are in our thoughts.

Nicolette carpinelli
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
Lindsey was a nice caring girl and when I heard what happed I broke into tears,she touched our hearts in so many different ways and she will be missed greatly.i hope heaven knows their receiving and angle💕

Kim Nobis
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
My sincere condolences goes out to your family and I will keep all of you in my heart, thoughts and prayers.

Brandi A Hurd
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
I know that at this time no words can help what your heart feels. Just know that we are all thinking of your family at this time. Just remember that Lindsay is flying high with the angels and her soul is free. Please reach out to us anytime. We love you all, The Hurd Family

Betty Post
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
I am so sorry for you lost. I can't imagine how painful this must be for you and your family. I will pray for you and your family to help you though this tragic lost. My heart goes out to you and your family

Thomas Vigneault
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by DEC.

Our hearts and prayers are with the Melancon Family always. Sincerely, your friends DEC Water Program


David Fletcher
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
All I can do is offer prayers of comfort. This is totally heart breaking.

Kelsey
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
R.I.P beautiful its so sad it had to come to this bullying needs to stop I hope the people that was bullying her gets in trouble which they probably won't It crazy no one thinks about when they are bullying how they would feel if they we being bullied prayers for the whole family

Zeny Williams
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
Julie & Brian,
Lindsay is an awesome kid, I will never forget the time I spend with your kids while I was babysitting them few years ago. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your whole family. God bless you all...

Hannah
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
So sorry about your loss 🙏.she was my daughter best friend when ever Hannah needed someone to talk to she was always there for her Hannah will miss you so much. ♥️♥️💜💜💜

caroline smith
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
My heart truly breaks for you all as a mother I cant even imagine your pain there are absolutely no words to comfort you but my heart is with you

Tricia burgdoff
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
Sending you all my deepest sympathies to you she was a beautiful young lady who will be missed deeply im so sorry

Karlene Brazie
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
My heart breaks for you and your loss. I remember Lindsay fondly from my years working in the district. I pray that you find some peace and comfort in this difficult time.

Lindsay Hylla
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
I don't have words. I hope that people can learn to be good to one another. You never know the battle that someone may be fighting. As a mom, I have nothing but empathy for this entire family. I hope somehow, some where, you are able to find peace and solace in this heart wrenching time. Sorry, thoughts, prayers....those are all words that have a meaning that sort of blends into a grey area at times like these. My sincerest tears.

William Lints
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
Julie,

My deepest sincerest condolences as we grieve with you. My family sends our deepest love, our strongest hug, and greatest hope to each of you.

You and your family are in our continued thoughts during this time.

Mrs. Turner
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
I am so sorry for your tremendous loss. She will be missed immensely. Praying for all of you.

Richard. Leos. Sr.
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
So sorry for your loss there are no words I can say to express my sorrow though I don’t know your family in times like this we are all family Richard Leos. Sr. North Bay

The Bush Family
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
Julie, Brian, Maddie and Cal,

Sending you all our love and prayers through this most difficult time. Lindsay was a beautiful girl with a beautiful heart. She was an amazing young lady, and a truely amazing friend to everyone. She will be deeply missed by so many. We love you all so much and my heart and soul grieves with you all. Remember my door is always open to all of you. ❤️ May she Rest In Peace.

Cynthia Ruley
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
I am so very sorry for you and your family. This tragedy can’t even be expressed on how you all feel. I can’t imagine the loss of a child. Sincere sympathy goes to your family during this difficult time. Praying for your family.

Kelli Nikodem
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
Julie - My heart breaks for you and your family's loss! I know no words will help you right now but please remember there are a ton of people that would be there for you whenever you need someone. I am only a phone call away and don't hesitate to reach out if you need anything at all. Sending my condolences and hugs to you!!

Jamie Burton
   Posted Wed June 26, 2019
Julie and your entire family, I'm at a loss for words. I am praying for your family and ask god to give you all strength through this difficult time. I love you. Jay

Leska Family
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss, my whole family is saddened for you. Lindsay will be missed by so many, my thoughts and prayers go out to your family.

Phelps family
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
So sorry for your familys loss fly high sweet angel

Pam Deppmeyer
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
Dear Brian, Julie, Madeline and Calvin, I am so very sorry for our loss of Lindsay. I absolutely loved having Lindsay as a student. She was everything a teacher could ask for. She loved learning and was always so kind and caring. Lindsay also gave the best hugs. She will be truly missed. Sending you my love and prayers, Mrs. Deppmeyer

Karen Missell
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
Brian and Julie- I am so shocked and saddened to hear of your loss. Please know your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

Matt Polge
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
Julie,
I am very sorry to hear of your loss. I cannot begin to imagine the pain and suffering that you and your family must be going thru at this time. I hope that in time, you and your family are able to come to understand the pain and suffering that Lindsay must have endured and are able to come to terms with it. If there is anything that I can do to provide support, please feel free to ask! God Bless you and your family, now at your time of need and always!

Mary Johnson
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
So sorry for your loss. My prayers for for you and all of your family.

Karen Missell
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019

A GARDEN PATH was sent by NYSDOT.

We are all thinking of you and your family in this time of sorrow. With our deepest sympathies, Your friends and colleagues at NYSDOT


May Elprince
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
I am at a loss for words. I am so sorry. Prayer for you and your family.

Tracey & Ryan Arnold
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
No words could ever fully encompass the feelings we have for your family as you grieve the loss of your sweet girl! Our hearts ache for the pain you are feeling and the pain Lindsay felt deep inside. Life is so short and Lindsay had so much left to share with the world. We pray that all the memories and love you have will in time soothe your hearts.
As a family you have given so much to the community, it is our time to lift you up in love and prayers!!

Rose macdonald
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
JULIE AND FAMILY.

Prayers and condolences to your family during this time..i cant begin the imagine the pain..msy god heal you during this awful time..im so sorry..god bless

Mari Axtell
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
Julie,

From one survivor to another, you have my deepest sympathy. If you should ever want to talk, please know that I am here. Much love and hugs.

Tiffany Toukatly
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
I am terribly sorry to hear of the loss of Lindsay. My heart is in pieces for all are going through, my deepest sympathy to you and your family. I hope you can find any bit of strength through this time, you all are in our thoughts and prayers.

The Steenburn's
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
We are all extremely sorry for the loss of Lindsay. My God provide you strength and healing during this time. We'll have you all in our thoughts and prayers....

Kimberly sands
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
My deepest sympathy to you and your family I can't imagine the pain you all feel my daughter said Lindsay was a very beautiful sweet kind loving girl she didn't deserve to be treated and bullied like she was it hurts that parents don't teach their children better and it's crazy the school really doesn't do much to help stop it . This should have never happened . I'm so sorry your family is in our hearts and minds

Destiny O’Neil
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
I was never able to get the chance to know Lindsay well but nobody should ever have to go through this, her or your family. I send nothing but love and support your way.

Renee Perry
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
Julie and Family- I am so sorry for your loss. I am sending my thoughts, prayers and hugs to you all.

Kathy
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
My prayer is simple: May God grant your family, " The peace that passes all understanding!"

Brenda M.
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
My heart breaks for her whole family. Sending prayers for strength and faith during this difficult time. So very sorry. RIP, beautiful girl, shine brite!

Chris Piering
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
As a friend, I wish I could ease the burden you are carrying and somehow lessen the pain...
All I can do is echo the others who express their love and support for you here and always...

Tammy wiley
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
Prayers to this young lady may you rip angel this bullying needs to stop its everywhere and certainly out of control your ABSOLUTELY beautiful love stay strong to the family during this difficult time.

Melissa Ancona Dodge
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
Julie, Brian and family, there are no words to express my condolences to you! I am so sorry for what your are going through. Please remember your whole DOT family is here for whatever you need. My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this time.

Elizabeth Brandal
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
My thoughts are with your family at this time of great loss I cannot even imagine the pain in your hearts. She was one of my daughters good friends and she misses her. Our thoughts are with you.

Sandy Lizlovs
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
Julie, Brian, Madeline and Calvin: My deepest sympathies. I cannot imagine your loss. From all the stories I've heard, it was clear that Lindsay was a beautiful, loving person who was deeply loved. You're in my thoughts and prayers.

Terry Burnett
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
There is no words to say about this but I am do sorry for yours and your family's loss gospd bless the little princess and I will have you all in my thoughts and prayers God bless the family of this little angel

Margaret Sheen
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
Julie and family,
There are no words to express how our hearts hurts for you. We can only say you are in our thoughts continuously. We will pray that God brings you through this heartbreak with loving guidance. Margaret Sheen and Tim DiGiulio and family

Nancy Dauley (Mowris)
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
My deepest sympathy for your loss. Julie, I send my love to you and your family. May your sweet girl fly high above us and watch over us all.

Noelle Stoll
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
I am sorry for your loss. If there is anything I can do, please let me know. I am willing to help in anyway. I am always a phone call or message away. I wish I had the right words. Just know I care. I love you! ❤️

Lisa and Tim Dean
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you all at this time of loss.

Anonymous
   Posted Thu June 27, 2019
Shame on the bullies and their parents for their responsibility for the loss of such a young, beautiful soul. May this tragedy haunt you all for the rest of your existence...

Cricket Avery
   Posted Fri June 28, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss. My heart goes out to everyone who loved and supported this child.

Linda and Mike Launhardt
   Posted Fri June 28, 2019
Julie, Brian, Maddie, Calvin and Family

There are no words. Please know that you are all in our thoughts and prayers right now.

She is waiting in Jesus' arms and at peace to meet you all again.

Heather Hillage-Scribner
   Posted Fri June 28, 2019
Julie, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your daughter. Sending my deepest condolences and praying that He give you strength during this difficult time.

Rachel
   Posted Fri June 28, 2019
So very sorry for your loss, may she R.I.P forever! Beautiful angel 😇

rebecca miller
   Posted Fri June 28, 2019

TRADITIONAL FUNERAL BASKET was sent by Rebecca Miller.

Rest in peace sweet Lindsay, we will never forget you... Love, Matt, Becky, Matson, Emily and Sammy Miller


Laura Mumford
   Posted Fri June 28, 2019
Julie & Family,
My deepest sympathies to all who knew this precious, beautiful girl.
My heart is deeply saddened.
Laura Mumford (DEC)

Kristin Spath
   Posted Fri June 28, 2019
Our hearts are broken for you and everyone who loves her. The Lord has plans for everyone and he needs her too. You are all in our thoughts.
Love, Kristin and Bill Spath

Candace Paulman
   Posted Fri June 28, 2019
Julie and Brian, I am so deeply sorry for your loss. My heart and prayers go out to you. -Candace

Loretta Mahle
   Posted Fri June 28, 2019
I am so sorry for the loss of your beautiful child. No words can express my sympathy to you and your family. Your entire family are in my thoughts and prayers. God bless and keep you in this difficult time.

Cincotta- Dykeman family
   Posted Sat June 29, 2019
Lindsay was a beautiful gift to this would whose untimely death cannot rob us of the fond memories we have been fortunate to have enjoyed if only for a brief time. Words may not erase the agony you feel but we hope that our love and support will sustain you over the years.

With deepest sympathy,
Brian, Toni, Jack and Logan

Judy Miller-Lyons
   Posted Sat June 29, 2019
Dear Brian, Julie, Madeline and Calvin ~

I was shocked and saddened to hear about the loss of your sweet Lindsay. I cannot begin to imagine your heartache. Words seem so inadequate to express the sorrow and pain I feel for you. Sending healing prayers and comforting hugs ~ Lindsay’s light will shine on forever ~ I hope that all the wonderful memories you made and love you shared will help bring peace into your hearts.

Kim Stine
   Posted Sat June 29, 2019
I am deeply sorry for your loss Lindsay was a beautiful little girl my thoughts and prayers are with your family

Lisa Deuel
   Posted Sat June 29, 2019

Wendy and John Melancon
   Posted Sat June 29, 2019
Lindsay was a very special treasure talented and creative. She will be missed very much by all those who loved her
Grammy Wendy and Pop-pop John.

Michele, Aliyah, and Sean Wallingford
   Posted Sat June 29, 2019
With deepest sympathy and sincere thoughts, we are truely sorry for your loss and saddened hearts. May her wings soar with peace. May you feel a kiss upon your cheek with each ray of sunshine and light breeze and allow you to feel her heart and her soul say "I love you". Rest in peace sweet Lindsay.

Joanne Campola
   Posted Sat June 29, 2019
My deepest sympathy to your family. I personally did not know Lindsay or her family, but my heart breaks for them. Such a tragic loss. RIP sweet Lindsay🌺

MacMurray Family
   Posted Sat June 29, 2019
Our sincere condolences at the passing of your sweet Lindsay. Our daughter Samantha loved drawing with her at the babysitters. She was a kind and beautiful girl inside and out. All our love to your Family in this sad time.

Cindy Polniaszek
   Posted Sat June 29, 2019
Although we do not know each other, my heart breaks for your family. I am so sorry

Judy Miller-Lyons
   Posted Sat June 29, 2019
Dear Brian, Julie, Madeline and Calvin ~

I was shocked and saddened to hear about the loss of your sweet Lindsay. I cannot begin to imagine your heartache. Words seem so inadequate to express the sorrow and pain I feel for you. Sending healing prayers and comforting hugs ~ Lindsay’s light will shine on forever ~ I hope that all the wonderful memories you made and love you shared will help bring peace into your hearts.

Linda Ebensperger
   Posted Sun June 30, 2019
Julie, I just learned of your daughters passing. I am heart-sick for you and your family. I'm so terribly sorry for your loss. I'm praying for healing. God bless.
Most sincerely,
Linda Ebensperger

David & Erin LaPlante
   Posted Sun June 30, 2019
Julie, Brian & your little ones, We are so sorry to hear about Lindsay. The journey ahead is a very difficult one and different for each of you. Comfort & love each other. My hope for you is that you are able to find peace & comfort within yourselves. My heart aches as we know the difficult journey your on. Our love & prayers to you all.

Patricia
   Posted Sun June 30, 2019
I am so sorry for the loss of your dear young Daughter.

The Scriptures assure us that God knows the sorrow and deepest feelings of your hearts. In a peaceful new world of God's making, free of all illness and suffering, our loved ones will be resurrected and live again to see all their dreams realized according to his promise.
What tears of joy we will all shed!!!
(John 5:28,29; Psalms 37:9-11;Matthew 6:9,10; Isaiah 33:24; 25:8)

Until that day, soon to be here, I will pray your family is able to endure this devastating loss and that the promise of God, who can not lie, comforts you in the months to come.

Adreanne woodard
   Posted Sun June 30, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss

Tom Swerdan
   Posted Thu July 11, 2019
Dear Julie, Brian, and family:
I am so very crushed hearing this sad, sad news. I hope and pray that your family will get through this and begin to heal. My thoughts are with you all, and I hope you find a little comfort knowing that so many of us are sharing your pain.

Cynthia Parfitt Gamble
   Posted Thu July 11, 2019
Brian and Julie, I am so very sorry for the loss of your beautiful daughter. I wish I had words to express to you that would help you. Know that my Mum is in heaven and will wrap her arms around Julie and care for her until the time comes for you to meet again. May you find peace peace in knowing that she is no longer hurting and love in your daughter and son that are still with you. Condi Parrott Gamble

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