Bennie John Melvin passed Sept. 4, 2014.
He was 94.
Prior to Alaska Statehood Bennie was a commercial fisherman and Suedla
Island fox farmer and was later employed by Hildre Sand and Gravel between Dec. 5, 1941 to Dec. 4, 1945.
Names of immediate family members who survive or predecease the decedent are Mechelle Rose Melvin, Melanie Ann Melvin, Taj Alene Melvin, Tana Marie Bell, Liberty Anne Hoffman
and Brandan Lee Melvin I
Services are scheduled for Evergreen Cemetary Wednesday Oct. 8 at 1:00 p.m.