Lawrence “Larry” Melanson
It is with great sadness that the family of Lawrence “Larry” Melanson announces his sudden passing due to a brief illness on May 19, 2018 at the age of 65 years old.
Larry will be lovingly remembered by his wife Andrea Melanson and his daughters, Jessica Bezviner and her husband Larry Bezviner, Lauren Decker, Rebecca Bennett and husband Rob Bennett, his grandsons Dominic and Noah, and his grand-daughter Kaitlyn. Larry was the loving son of the late Leo Melanson and the late Joan Melanson. Beloved brother of Steven Melanson, Joyce Melanson, and the late Dean Melanson. Larry will also be fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, cousins, great friends and work associates. He will also be dearly missed by his dog Ginger and his daughter’s dog Tyson.
Larry proudly served his country as a Force Reconnaissance Marine in the U.S. Military during the Vietnam Era. After an honorable discharge he proudly served on the Malden Fire Department at the Maplewood Branch as a firefighter for 18 years, until his medically forced retirement in 2003. He was also a mason by trade and loved to show the ones he loved how much he loved them by his amazing cooking skills. He will be deeply missed by all.
Service information: A memorial service will take place on Friday, June 22nd, 2018 from 9:00am to 12:00pm at Boston Cremation, 287 Main Street, Malden, MA 02148.
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