Marilyn  Mellish, formerly of Hanover, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton on Tuesday, November 27, 2018.  She was  81.                              

Survived by children Thomas (Catherine) Mellish of Oakville, Dorothy Anne (Peter) Raptis of Kincardine, Charlene (Kevin) Karl and Tim (Nancy) Mellish both of Hanover. Remembered by her foster children Robert D'Auvernay, Tim Dudley, Simon Dudley and their families. Loved grandmother of Craig (Ashley) Karl, Marilyn Raptis, Natasha (Adam) Chalmers, Krystal Karl, Courtney Mellish and great granddaughters Aubrey and Evelyn. Fondly remembered by her brother David Hopkins of Tweed. Marilyn will be fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews and their families. Predeceased by her beloved husband Wellington, son James William, foster son Paul D'Auvernay, sisters Dorothy Dollman and Rosemary Dornor. 

Visitation at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, on Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. A Funeral Service will be held on Monday, December 3, 2018 at 1:00 pm, at Hanover Baptist Church. 

Interment in Hanover Cemetery. 

Memorial donations to the  Diabetes Association, Cancer Society or Hanover & District Hospital Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Register book available at



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