June 17, 1936 – November 16, 2019
MARBLEHEAD – Audrey (Goodchild) Melanson, 83, passed away at Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Boston, on November 16, 2019. Born in London, England and raised in Belfast, Northern Ireland, she was the beloved daughter of the late Aubrey and Elizabeth (Marshall) Goodchild. Audrey was the loving mother of Heather Stiles and her husband, Jake of New London, NH and the cherished grandmother of Luke and Lily Stiles. She is also survived by several cousins and friends in Northern Ireland and the US. Audrey came to the US in her 20’s and later settled in Marblehead with her family. She worked as a medical photographer at Mass Eye and Ear Infirmary in Boston for several years until her retirement in 2004. She enjoyed traveling and reading and she loved Marblehead. Most of all, she loved spending time with her beloved grandchildren, Luke and Lily. At Audrey’s request funeral services and interment are private and under the care of Eustis & Cornell of Marblehead, 142 Elm Street. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association. To share a memory or offer online condolences please visit eustisandcornellfuneralhome.com.