Mary V. Melton

Mary V. nee Ryan Melton, age 92 of Maryville, IL born July 28, 1922 in Carlinville, IL passed away at 10:58 am on Tuesday, June 30, 2015 at Liberty Village Care Center in Maryville, IL.

She was a retired bookkeeper for the Coronado Hotel in St. Louis, MO and St. Louis University.  She was a member of Mother of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in Maryville, IL.  She loved to read and work on crossword puzzles.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Noel Nelson Melton; her parents, John Ambrose Ryan and Lucy Lillian nee Hall Ryan; two brothers:  James B. and John E. Ryan; and daughter-in-law, Nancy Melton.

She is survived by a son, James Michael Melton of Maryville, IL; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 5pm to 7pm on Thursday, July 2, 2015 at Barry Wilson Funeral Home, 2800 North Center Street, Maryville, IL. Vigil for the Deceased at 6:30 pm celebrated by Deacon John Murphy. Visitation will also be on Friday, July 3, 2015 from 9am to 10am at the church.

Funeral mass will be at 10am on Friday, July 3, 2015 at Mother of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 200 North Lange, Maryville, IL with Father Joseph Havrilka celebrant.  Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Edwardsville, IL.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mother of Perpetual Help Catholic Church and will be accepted at the funeral home.

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