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“Dear Harold, Today is one year after your passing and want you to know I have tears thinking about you being gone. You were a good friend to me and...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Rose Morgan - New Baltimore, MI

“Oh papa ill never forget how sassy and stubborn you were. You always had everyone laughing. I guess you were pretty good at that. I'll miss knowing...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Chelsey Quinn - macomb, MI

“I promise to take care of grandma, I love you papa I hope you know just how much!! May you finally rest in peace healthy and free of pain, breathe...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Megan Quinn - Macomb, MI

“Thoughts and prayers go out to the family so sorry for your loss Chris & Debbie Barnes ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Debra Barnes - Warren, MI

“To Angie and her family:From Local 400 UAW union brothers and sisters of Chesterfield Trim like to send our Condolence to you in your loss. We all...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Mary Ann Calabro - MI

“Harold, you are with your mother now. You will be missed, you are with all your loved ones forever in paradise. Your loving sister Barbara Schultz,...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Barbara Schultz - Fowlerville, MI

“Although we only knew each other for a short time it became very apparent to me how important you were to your family. You are loved and will be...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Angela Melton - Chesterfield, MI

“Rest Peacefully Mr. Melton. I hope your family finds comfort in knowing you are resting pain free, in a beautiful place. My thoughts are with you and...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Kelly Greenberg - Eastpointe, MI

“Our prayers for all of you . Gods Blessings Ron and Marcy ”
9 of 11 | Posted by: Marcy and Ron Habhab - Rochester, MI

“You well always be remembered in our thoughts and prayers. We had some good times together. Angie is the greatest of them all we feel sorry for your...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Mike and Shirley Griffin - FL

“My Dear friends Angie and Harold, I love you both so much. I was so very sad to hear of Harold's passing. May God wrap his arms around you Harold and...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Rose Morgan


Harold Lee Melton, age 75, died February 9, 2015, at his home in Washington Township, Michigan. He was born July 30, 1939, in Martin, Tennessee to James and Irene Borders. He retired from Ford Motor Company in 1995 after working there for 22 years. Harold is survived by his wife, Angie of 58 years. They were married June 26, 1957 at Holy Family Church in Detroit, Michigan. He is survived by his children, Lawrence (Sandra) Melton, Cheryl Melton, Tammy (Hugh) Simmonds, Kathleen (Patrick) Quinn, Daniel (Angie) Melton; grandchildren, Amanda Ruman, Tom Ruman, Bj (Trisha) Barnes, Kristie (Eric) Brownrigg, Hugh Simmonds III, Robert Simmonds, John and Liz Simmonds, Patrick Quinn III, Megan Quinn, Chelsey Quinn, Daniel Melton II, Austin Melton, Kyle St.Amant, Jake St.Amant, Shannon Melton, and Nicole Melton; great-grandchildren, Tristin Ruman, Kayla Ruman, Leeza Barnes, Greg Barnes III, Lexi Barnes, Ethan Simmonds, Noelle Simmonds, Bobby Sanchez, Tori Sanchez, Brenden Sanchez, Riley Brownrigg, and Reese Brownrigg; his father, James Borders; sisters, Barbara Schultz and Betty Love. Predeceased by his mother, Irene Borders and father, Alton Leon.
Harold had a passion for racing cars, fishing, gardening, gambling, snowmobiling, and camping. Most of all he loved spending time with his grandchildren.