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October 27, 2013

Melissa Lynn Wilt

March 4, 1975 - Oct. 25, 2013

DALEVILLE -- Melissa Lynn Wilt, 38, of Daleville, passed away on Oct. 25, 2013, at Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie.

She was born on March 4, 1975 in San Diego, Calif. and resided most of her life in Muncie.

Melissa graduated from Cowan High School, and received her LPN at Ivy Tech.

She was a nurse at Ball Memorial Hospital. She loved to read, do crafts, and gardening.

Melissa is survived by her loving spouse whom she married Oct. 14, 2000, Sean T. Wilt of Daleville; mother, Nena Matthews of Pendleton; father, David (Kathy) Matthews of Daleville; sisters, Margaret “Maggie” (Jessica) Matthews of Ingalls, Mary (Raymond) Lowery of Brownsburg; brother, David “Junior” (Tresa) Matthews of Pendleton; nieces and nephews, Maddalyn, Dyllan, Elias, Alex, Lilly, Shelby, and Sierra; several aunts, uncles, and cousins; father and mother in-law, Jerry and Verna Wilt; and three brother in-laws, Tony (Lisa) Wilt, Dennis Wilt, and Marlon Wilt.

She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Lydia “Nana” Jones.

Visitation will be held Tuesday from 6 to 7 p.m. at Pendleton Church of God, Pendleton.

A Celebration of Life will be Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the church with Rev. Chris Denney officiating.

Cremation will take place.

Memorial contributions may be made to Riley Children’s Foundation, 30 S. Meridian St., Suite 200, Indianapolis, IN 46204-3509.

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