William O. (Bill) Melvin, 91, of Wilmington, DE passed away on November 13, 2018. Mr. Melvin served his country with 20 years of service in the U.S. Army. He served during WWII, Korea and Vietnam. Bill had 20 years of service with General Motors in security, and with Delaware Technical Community College serving in Public Safety.
Bill is survived by his wife of 67 years, Helen E. (Jean) Melvin; his children, Nancy Fisher of Bear, DE., Lawrence Melvin of PA, and Debra Ellis of Lewes, DE; 12 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren.
A viewing will be held on Monday November 26 from 10:30-11:30 am followed by a service at 11:30 at McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway Wilmington 19808. Burial will be in the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery Bear, DE.