OBITUARY

Melissa Ann Murphy

September 12, 1980November 2, 2018

Melissa Ann Murphy, age 38, formerly of Roseville Michigan, died on November 2nd, 2018. Melissa leaves behind people who loved her and never stopped hoping for a brighter future including her mother Susan Payne, stepfather Robert Payne, and her brother Robert Jackson.

Her much loved cat ‘Annie’ brought her joy. Her friend Elizabeth stood by “no matter what”. She is survived by her sister April Richardson (nee Murphy), husband Dan and son Quinlan. Melissa would want to be remembered for her raucous sense of humor, her skill as a hairdresser, and her love of animals, which remained intact no matter how difficult her path became.

A gathering for friends and family will be held on Friday November 16th at the Cloverleaf Bar & Grill, 24443 Gratiot, Eastpointe MI 48021 between the hours of 4pm-8pm.

Contributions in memory of Melissa should be sent to the Macomb Chapter of the Humane Society, 11350 22 Mile Rd, Utica, MI 48317. Arrangements entrusted to Kaul Funeral Home of Roseville. Please share a memory with the family at www.kaulfuneralhome.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Susan Payne, Mother
  • Robert Payne, Stepfather
  • Robert Jackson, Brother
  • April (Dan) Richardson, Sister
  • Quinlan Richardson, Nephew

Services

  • Gathering Friday, November 16, 2018
REMEMBERING

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Jennifer Page

November 9, 2018

I miss you so much. I still can’t believe you’re gone. My deepest condolences to your family and friends. You were loved by so many , you had a wonderful heart and we all knew it !

Taminko Sanford

November 8, 2018

You was one of the first ones I meet when I moved in Eastpointe n we instantly connected from laughing,polishing our nails on the porch,to cutting my grandson hair to family! It's so unbelievable,A Gem gone,Beatiful inside n out!! A smile that can brighten up the room,you were one of a million!! I will never forget you!!! Take you're rest! I know you're crown is beautiful from the jewels you earned on earth because of who you are!! Until we meet again!!!

Chris Korba

November 7, 2018

Melissa was our a part of our family, her and I always shared an inside joke that I will never forget. "My daughter Karen, good girl." Melissa you will be missed and you were loved and always made me laugh.

Kim Korba

November 7, 2018

Melissa was extended family to us. Loved her generous, loving heart. Praying she has finally experienced the peace she has always longed for. Our deepest condolences.

FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

Melissa Ann Murphy, age 38, formerly of Roseville Michigan, died on November 2nd, 2018. Melissa leaves behind people who loved her and never stopped hoping for a brighter future including her mother Susan Payne, stepfather Robert Payne, and her brother Robert Jackson.

Her much loved cat ‘Annie’ brought her joy. Her friend Elizabeth stood by “no matter what”. She is survived by her sister April Richardson (nee Murphy), husband Dan and son Quinlan.

Melissa would want to be remembered for her raucous sense of humor, her skill as a hairdresser, and her love of animals, which remained intact no matter how difficult her path became.

A gathering for friends and family will be held on Friday November 16th at the Cloverleaf Bar & Grill, 24443 Gratiot, Eastpointe MI 48021 between the hours of 4pm-8pm.