Passed away peacefully on August 26, 2017 at the Ottawa Hospital, Civic Campus. Melinda leaves to mourn her family, Ronald and Angie, Mary Darlene. Her sister Bonnie (late Larry), nephew Kevin and her loving grandaughter Emily. In keeping with Melinda's wishes there will be no visitation or service. Her family kindly request anyone who wishes to honour her memory to make a contribution to the Sunshine Coach.