Mrs. Dorothy M. (Goguen) Melanson, age 83, of Saugus, died Saturday July 3, 2010, at Union Hospital, after a brief illness. She was the wife of Nelson A. Melanson, her husband of 64 years.
Born and raised in Lynn, she was the daughter of the late Zepherin and Josephine (Beliveau) Goguen. She was a graduate of St. Jean Baptiste High School, and had lived in Saugus for the past 46 years.
Dorothy enjoyed crocheting and reading and for the last 40 years the time she and her husband spent in Ossipee and Wakefield New Hampshire.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by 3 children Marie Grieves and her husband Robert, of Peabody, Ronald Melanson and his wife Joanne, of Wakefield, and Mark Melanson of Saugus, and a granddaughter Loriann Little and her husband Jeff, of Lynn.
Her Funeral will be held on Thursday at 10am in the Solimine Landergan and Richardson Funeral Home 426 Broadway (RTE129), Lynn. Burial will be in Puritan Lawn Memorial Park. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited. Visiting hours Wednesday 4-7pm
Read Dorothy Melanson's Obituary and Guestbook on solimine.com.