In memory of
Shirley A. Melville
Shirley A. Melville 1930-2017 86, of New Philadelphia died Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at Schoenbrunn Health Care Center. She was born February 10, 1930 in Port Washington to the late Alfred and Leona (Welsch) Goettge. She was a 1948 graduate of Port Washington High School. Shirley enjoyed cooking and baking for her family. She enjoyed vacationing in the Smokey mountains in Tenn. She and her husband Bill loved to watch the Cleveland Indians. She also enjoyed attending the Indian Valley South Rebels boys basketball games in the 1970's and 80's. In addition, she also faithfully attended and supported the Indian Valley Lady Braves basketball teams in which her son, Scott coached.She was a homemaker. She served on the election board and worked at the post office of Port Washington. On September 10, 1949, she married George William Melville, who passed on August 23, 2010. She is survived by her two sons, Tim Melville and Scott Melville both of New Philadelphia; nieces, Linda (John deceased) Tedrow, Chris (John) Heil, and Lori Goettge; and faithful companion, "Duke". She was preceded in death by her brother, James Goettge; and her sister, Marjorie Ludwig. Graveside services will be Saturday, January 14, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Union Cemetery, Port Washington with Pastor Tom Klaserner officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice of Tusc. County, 716 Commercial Ave., New Philadelphia, OH 44663. Online condolences may be made at www.addyfuneralhome.com . Addy Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Shirley A. Melville. Addy Funeral Home 740-498-8111
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