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Melanie L. Amon
  • Scholarship Fund for Addison
    Frankenmuth Credit Union
    800 S. State Rd.
    Vassar, MI 48768

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“I will miss you always friend. My heart hurts knowing I will never hear your laugh again. Your children are in my prayers. ”
1 of 31 | Posted by: Teela DeRosia - Mount morris, MI

“Lee,Gail,Matt,Hunter,Tyler,Addison, although Kenny and I don't know Tyler or Addison we pray for you in this very difficult & dark time.It came as a...Read More »
2 of 31 | Posted by: Denise O'Daniel - Camden, MI

“Melanie, sorry I did not have a chance to meet you. Gail, I'm so sorry for the loss of your daughter and such a young age. She sounds like a great...Read More »
3 of 31 | Posted by: Sheryl Hamilton-Trepanier - MI

“Mel, you are so missed ”
4 of 31 | Posted by: Robin and Paul Hodler - Vassar, MI

“Oh Melanie, you are missed by so many. I can't believe you're really gone. You were so excited for that trip. We were so happy for you. You've been a...Read More »
5 of 31 | Posted by: Robin Hodler - Vassar, MI

“Mel was a wild child ! Had great parents ! Blessed me with the greatest gift! LIFE !OUR SON TYLER LEE PAYTON RIP MEL ! ”
6 of 31 | Posted by: Tracy Payton - Fremont, IN

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9 of 31 | Posted by: A friend

“My condolences to the Family.. I worked with Mel at Applebee's.. Quite a few years ago.She was A Beautiful Person..& Just Loved Life! I will Always...Read More »
10 of 31 | Posted by: Tamara Dietrich - Saginaw, MI

“Thoughts and Prayers from the Aymer Family. ”
11 of 31 | Posted by: renee aymer - millington, MI

“My deepest sympathy to your family at such a difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you. May you find some comfort and peace from the God...Read More »
12 of 31 | Posted by: DD - GA

“She adored my daughter so much my daughter was the tonys baby and she always had boy talk w her LeeAnn and I will miss you so much ”
13 of 31 | Posted by: LeeAnn Wise - friend

“Melanie was an amazingly person inside and out my daughter and I adored her sonmuch and so many more you will be missed by many we love you Mel ”
14 of 31 | Posted by: Kandice Wise - friend

“I remember a little girl with sparkling eyes and chubby cheeks. I'm so sorry, Lee and Gail. I wish I could attend the service. I know how you must...Read More »
15 of 31 | Posted by: Jody Ulmer - Marshall, MI

“Sorry for your loss ”
16 of 31 | Posted by: Patricia Herendeen - Hillsdale, MI

“So sorry for your loss. I worked with Melanie at Tony's. She will be missed ”
17 of 31 | Posted by: Dana Flick - Birch Run, MI

“So very sorry for the children to loose their Momma at such a young age. Asking the Angels to wrap this family in their wings and give each of them...Read More »
18 of 31 | Posted by: Pam Firestone - Camden, MI

“So sorry Lee and Gail and whole family for your heartbreaking loss - prayers for all! ”
19 of 31 | Posted by: Lisa Gendron-Britt

“So sorry to read this tonight, sympathetic thoughts are with you she was a beautiful girl.let your memories bless you. ”
20 of 31 | Posted by: Patti Ford-Tollas - Bronson, MI

“Thoughts and Prayers go out to the Family. I was shocked when I heard about Melanie. She was a free spirit and a beautiful young lady. Death...Read More »
21 of 31 | Posted by: Karen Troxell - Montgomery, MI

“Sorry for your loss Great childhood friend ”
22 of 31 | Posted by: Tina Mitchell - Frontier, MI

“So sorry for this tragedy...someone who's life was cut way to short. May u rest in peace. Heaven has gained a angel. ”
23 of 31 | Posted by: crystal nickles - bryan, OH

“Love you Sis ”
24 of 31 | Posted by: Latasha Amon - Millmont, PA

“She will surely be missed. It's hard to wrap my head around it. I just saw her at subway the day before she left. She lit up the room with her smile....Read More »
25 of 31 | Posted by: Cheryl Dzioba-Putnam - Vassar, MI

“So sorry for your lose. ”
26 of 31 | Posted by: Elaine Roger Traxler - Camden, MI

“My dear precious friend who lived life to the fullest. Im in loss for words except it was way to soon. My heart is broken in a million peaces for...Read More »
27 of 31 | Posted by: Cynthia Parish - Saginaw, MI

“So sorry to hear of my classmates passing. My condolences to the family. Class of 1993 Camden-Frontier High School ”
28 of 31 | Posted by: Christopher Hibbard - Camden, MI

“Deepest condolences. Ms. Melanie will be missed dearly. May God strengthens and comfort her loved ones in distress.Ypsilanti, Michigan ”
29 of 31 | Posted by: A friend

“There are no words I can share because I'm so heart broke. I will miss you pool side with Addison. My heart breaks for your family and all us friends. ”
30 of 31 | Posted by: Robin Hodler - Vassar, MI

“So sorry for your loss ”
31 of 31 | Posted by: Tammi Fackler

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Melanie Lynn Amon, age 41 years, passed away suddenly on Thursday, February 9, 2017. She was born on February 10, 1975 in Coldwater, Michigan, the daughter of Rex and Gail Amon. Mel graduated from Camden High School in 1993. She worked for many years as a waitress, most recently at Slo'Bones BBQ and T-Dubs in Frankenmuth and Tony's Restaurant in Birch Run. Mel enjoyed traveling and loved to spend time with her family and friends.

Surviving family include her sons, Hunter (Lexie Deming) Shourds and Tyler Payton; daughter, Addison Amon; mother; Gail Amon; Father, Rex Amon; brother, Matthew (Tasha) Amon; uncle, John Myers; nephew, Logan; nieces, Riley and Lilliana; and many loving friends, aunts, uncles and cousins. Mel was preceded in death by her grandparents, Rex and Thelma Amon, Charles Turner and Audrey Myers.

A memorial service will take place at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at the Vassar Victory Center, 800 S. State Rd. in Vassar, MI 48768. The family will greet friends and family on Friday, February 24, 2017 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Penzien-Steele Funeral Home, 149 N. Main St. in Vassar and from 12 noon until the time of the service on Saturday at the church. Private interment will be at Riverside Cemetery in Vassar. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make contributions to a Scholarship Fund for Addison (C/O of the Frankenmuth Credit Union, 602 S. State Rd. in Vassar, MI 48768).