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David A. Melville

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1 of 21 | Posted by: JOAN MESSING - LAFAYETTE, IN

“I met Dave in 1969 while attending Indiana Business College. He was a very nice young man. He was a close friend and could be counted on for an...Read More »
2 of 21 | Posted by: Rhonda Harrison - Williamsport, IN

3 of 21 | Posted by: Rhonda Harrison - Williamsport, IN

“Mimi, DJ, Joey, and Betsy, We are so sorry for your loss. Dave was an inspiration to me . I miss seeing him walk down South St. with his Rosary in...Read More »
4 of 21 | Posted by: Jayne Flynn - Lafayette, IN

“Mimi,Lawren and I were so sorry to hear of Dave's passing. We will keep you and your family in our hearts and prayers. God bless.Bob ”
5 of 21 | Posted by: Bob Kinney - Niles, MI

“Mimi, D.J., Joey, and Betsy, <br />We are so very sorry for your loss! We enjoyed having you as neighbors since we moved to North 29th St. in...Read More »
6 of 21 | Posted by: Carlos & Carol Sosa - IN

“Melville's... Saddened to hear of Dave's passing. Thankful for many years worshiping alongside the Melville family. Lots of laughs remembered in...Read More »
7 of 21 | Posted by: Janet Mayrose - Jeffersonville, IN

“Thank you for all of the memeories Dave. ”
8 of 21 | Posted by: Audrey and Josh - Park City, UT

“One of my fondest memories has to be when Dave & Frank (his special side kick) walked down to our old farm house, they were each carrying their...Read More »
9 of 21 | Posted by: Sheryl Polley - Lafayette, IN

“Mike and I are so very sorry for your loss. Dave was a kind soul who will be missed. We will be out of town on Friday and are sorry to miss his...Read More »
10 of 21 | Posted by: Marilynn & Mike McTague - IN

“I remember Dave when he and I were w/ RCIA at St Mary Cathedral. He was a man of faith and conviction. He always put an interesting slant on things...Read More »
11 of 21 | Posted by: Joan Messing - Lafayette, IN

“David Melville attended Central Catholic ahead of me...I used to see him at the Mass at St. Mary's where he was an usher...my condolences to his...Read More »
12 of 21 | Posted by: Alice Anderson - Lafayette, IN

“Mimi, Joey and DJ - You sure have had a rough few months. Thinking of you with prayers. ”
13 of 21 | Posted by: Ruby & Butch Pearson - Lafayette

“Dave was a handsome smart fun dedicated giving husband, father, grandfather and man..... a hero and inspiration to us all! I'll always remember his...Read More »
14 of 21 | Posted by: Kathy Hasser - Jacksonville, FL

“My heart goes out to you all. I'm sending prayers your way. ”
15 of 21 | Posted by: Jess Rottler

“I will miss you Uncle Dave. I will see you again in Heaven. ”
16 of 21 | Posted by: Tom Melville Jr. - Lafayette, IN

“Mary,I am so sorry to hear of Dave's passing. Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.With sympathy,Patty Mashino ”
17 of 21 | Posted by: A friend

“So very sorry for your loss Mimi. My prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. ”
18 of 21 | Posted by: Anne Lechner - Kokomo, IN

“We are saddened of this news. Sorry for your loss. God bless all of the family. He will be missed. Mark n Laurie Fisher ”
19 of 21 | Posted by: Mark and Laurie Fisher - IN

“So sorry for your loss Joey and family. Prayers ”
20 of 21 | Posted by: Peg Anthrop - Delphi, IN

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
21 of 21 | Posted by: WILLIAM PLATT - LAFAYETTE, IN

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David was born on August 9, 1945 and passed away on Saturday, May 13, 2017.

David was a resident of Indiana.

David served in the U.S. Air Force during the Viet Nam War.

The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Mary Cathedral 10:00 AM Saturday May 20 Fr. Jeff Martin officiating with inurnment to follow at St. Boniface Cemetery.

The family requests memorials to either Lafayette Central Catholic High School or NAMI.