Mrs. Melba (Mattice) Willey age 92 of New Hartford, NY passed away on Saturday February 11, 2017 at the Katherine Luther Home in Clinton, NY.
She was born in Richmondville, N.Y. on January 16, 1925 a daughter of the late Nathaniel and Irene Jones Matiice. She was educated in Albany, NY and was a graduate of Mildred Elley College.
Surviving are two daughters and sons-in-law Cheryl and Peter Mody of New Hartford, NY and Nancy and Lynn Burlingame of NC.; two sons and a daughter-in-law Robert and Irene Letzelter of FL. and Bruce Letzelter of Ohio; 9 grandchildren, 9 great grandchildren; one brother and sister-in-law Gerald and Evelyn Mattice of Queensbury, NY and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by one daughter Betty Jean Letzelter.
Funeral services will be held privately at the convenience of the family.
Funeral arrangements are by The Scala & Roefaro Funeral Home Inc. 1122 Culver Ave. Utica, NY
Wednesday, February 15 2017