Joan Mary Melvin
1934 — 2022
Joan Mary Melvin, 87, of Zionsville, IN, passed away Saturday March 26th 2022. She is survived by her brother and sister-in-law, Lawrence and Lin Whittaker, also of Zionsville; her son, Douglas Melvin of Jupiter, FL; her daughter, Valerie Melvin Cortelyou of Carmel, IN; and three grandchildren, Nicole, Jacob and Marielle Cortelyou. She was born August 7, 1934, in Jersey City, NJ, daughter of the late Mary Josephine Cronin and Wilbur Herbert Whittaker. She graduated from Saint Dominic Academy in Jersey City in 1950. She attended Jersey City State Teachers' College (now NJ City University) where she met her husband, Albert G. Melvin, Jr. After graduating with a degree in Elementary...