Melissa Ann (Klaeysen) Joslyn

May 11, 1963 ~ July 21, 2019 (age 56)

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Melissa A. Joslyn

Palmyra - Melissa Ann Joslyn, 56 passed away on Sunday, July 21, 2019, at Strong Memorial Hospital, surrounded by loved ones.

Family will greet friends Saturday, (July 27) from 1 - 4 PM at Halsted-Patrick Funeral Home, 19 N. Main Street, Manchester, NY. All other services will be private.

In memory of Melissa, in lieu of flowers, please consider donations to Farm Sanctuary, 3150 Aikens Road, Watkins Glen, NY 14891.

Melissa was born the daughter of the late Charles S. and Beverly (Surdam) Klaeysen on Saturday, May 11, 1963, in Rochester, NY. She attended Red Jacket High School, graduating in the class of 1981. Melissa worked for the Mendon Village Animal Hospital as a Technician Assistant. She loved camping, animals, scrap booking, and spending time with family and friends.

Melissa will be remembered by her loving husband of 32 years, Ronald Joslyn Jr.; son, Dereck Joslyn; granddaughter, Charlotte Joslyn; brother, Dale (Donna) Klaeysen; aunt, Marge Jefferds; several nieces and nephews.

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July 27, 2019

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Funeral Home
19 N Main Street
Manchester, NY


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