Melvin C. Wyant, 91, of Kittanning died on Tuesday November 12, 2019 in his residence.
He was born on October 2, 1928 in North Buffalo Twp., to the late Howard & Edna (Claypool) Wyant.
Melvin was a retired butcher for A&P. He was A WWII Veteran who servced in the USMC. Melvin was a member of the First Baptist Church in Kittanning and the American Legion. He was a former Sunday school teacher, President of Cub Scouts, and a youth baseball manager. He enjoyed camping, traveling, and fishing.
Melvin leaves behind to cherish his memory
Son- Donald C. Wyant of Kittanning
Son- Ronald C. (Tina) Wyant of Parkton, MD
Granddaughter- Shana Wyant of Foley, AL
Granddaughter- Angela Dezso of Lillington, NC
Half Sister- Hope (Charles) Taladay of Ford City
Half Brother- Randall (Laura) Wyant of Rochester, NY
Many nieces and nephews
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his beloved wife; Mary (Smail) Wyant whom he married on August 12, 1947 and who passed away on February 11, 2015.
Step mother- Francis Wyant
Sisters- Catherine Snyder Crissman & Barbara Akins
Grandparents- G.Y & Nanny Claypool and James & Lydia Wyant.
Family and Friends will be received on Friday November 15, 2019 in the Kennedy & Blodgett Funeral Home, 253 North Grant Ave., Kittanning, PA 16201 from 6:00 – 9:00pm. Additional viewing will be in the funeral home on Saturday November 16, 2019 from 10:00am until time of the funeral services at 11:00am. Burial will follow in Kittanning Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that any memorial contributions please be given to
First Baptist Church
334 Arch Street
Kittanning, PA 16201
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