top banner

Obituary Listings

J. Melvin Gallant

August 25, 1931 May 3, 2019
J. Melvin Gallant
There are condolences waiting approval on J.'s Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of J.

A proud partner of Honoring a Life
1 tree planted in memory of J. Melvin Gallant
Obituary for J. Melvin Gallant

J. MELVIN GALLANT
RUMFORD – J. Melvin Gallant, 87, died Friday May 3, 2019 at his residence on the Wyman Hill Road in Rumford.
Born in Mexico, Maine on August 25, 1931 he was a son of Albert and Rose (Richard) Gallant. He was graduate of Stephens High school in Rumford with the class of 1949. Melvin served in the US Air Force and worked as a millwright for Boise Cascade Paper Mill for over 36 years.
He was a communicant of the Parish of the Holy Savior St Athanasius St John Church, he enjoyed the outdoors especially fishing and skiing.
Melvin was married in Rumford, ME on April 19, 1958 to Jean Gagnon who survives of Rumford. Other survivors include a son, Peter Gallant and his companion Joni Dolloff of Peru, a sister Evangeline Straight of Newark, NJ, two brothers Joseph Albert Gallant and his wife Barbara of Ontario, NY and Francis O. Gallant and his wife Shirley of Jupiter, FL, a grandson Louis Gallant of Hanover, ME; 3 granddaughters Danielle Dolloff of Temple, ME, April Dolloff of Norridgewock and Brittany Dolloff of Dixfield, ME; 4 great grandchildren Carly and Travis Ryerson of Peru, Asher Nisk of Norridgewock, and Haley Mae Gallant of Peru.
Friends and family are invited to sign the online guest book and share memories with the family at www.meaderandson.com.
Graveside services will be held 1 PM Thursday, May 9, 2019 at St John Cemetery in Rumford. Arrangements are under the direction of the Meader & Son Funeral Home 3 Franklin St Rumford, ME.


To plant a tree in memory of J. Melvin Gallant, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Graveside

Thursday

9

May

1:00 PM 5/9/2019 1:00:00 PM
St John Cemetery

Ishmus Road
Rumford, Maine

St John Cemetery
Ishmus Road Rumford Maine
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

St John Cemetery Final Resting Place

Isthmus Road
Rumford, Maine

Isthmus Road Rumford Maine
United States
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Loading...