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Regina "Gina" Melendez

Regina "Gina" Melendez, age 38, of Lorain, passed away on Thursday, May 31, 2012 at the Specialty Hospital of Lorain, Amherst, following a lengthy illness. She was born on May 17, 1974 in Elyria, Ohio, and lived in Lorain her entire life. She was a graduate of Southview High School. Gina worked as an STNA for many years. She always looked forward to going to play Bingo and visiting casinos.
Regina is survived by her daughter: Lynda Melendez, of Lorain, her mother and step-father, LInda (nee Rosa) and Richard Adkins, of Lorain, brother, Leon Stone, of Lorain, sister, Ruth Marie Melendez of Elyria, and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her companion, Marvin Taylor, and her stepchildren; Marvin Taylor, Jr, Marlana Taylor, and Marschelle Taylor. She was preceded in death by her son, Marcus Melendez, father, Inocencio Melendez, her maternal grandmother, Gladys (nee Daniels) Rosa, paternal grandparents, Inocencio and Dolores Melendez, and a step-daughter, Marlisha Taylor.
The family will receive friends on Monday, June 4, from 4-8 p.m. in the Dovin Funeral Home, Lorain, where services will be held on Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Lorain.

Cemetery Details

Calvary Cemetery
555 North Ridge Road
Lorain, OH,


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I am sorry for the loss Of Gina. I have you guys in prayers. May God be pleased to give you the strength and peace that only He can give. God bless .... Stephanie Shafer

Stephanie Shafer - June 03, 2012 at 02:12 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Regina Melendez

Judy Garcia - June 13, 2012 at 12:02 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Regina Melendez

David Roldan - June 05, 2012 at 08:41 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

From Kathleen Wright , Samethera & Synethia Hall our hearts go out too you & this time of grieve. We love you ! R.I.P Gina

Samethera hall - June 04, 2012 at 09:28 PM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Our deepest sympathy and prayers go out to all of the family!!Mervin and Paula Wright

Mervin and Paula Wright - June 04, 2012 at 11:45 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Regina Melendez

Mervin and Paula Wright - June 04, 2012 at 11:43 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Regina Melendez

JULIA TAYLOR-KOBENAN - June 04, 2012 at 11:42 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

YOU WERE NOT ONLY MY FRIEND BUT YOU WERE MY SISTER WE HAVE SHARED MANY TIMES TOGETHER I REALLY ENJOYED OUR PRAYER SESSIONS CONVERSATIONS ,TRIPS NOT TO MENTION BINGO NEVER WOULD HAVE IMAGINED YOU LEAVING SO SOON MY HEART IS HEAVY BUT I KNOW YOU ARE NO LONGER IN PAIN I KNOW THAT YOU ARE IN A BETTER PLACE GONE BUT NEVER FORGOTTEN LOVE ALWAYS YOUR SIS JULIA

JULIA TAYLOR-KOBENAN - June 04, 2012 at 11:48 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

My condolences to Ivette, Ruthy and all family members. May God give you strength during this difficult time. God bless you all.

Evelyn Maldonado - June 04, 2012 at 08:42 AM Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

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