ST. ALBANS — Melissa A. Lanoue, age 45, died unexpectedly in Burlington on Sept. 2, 2013. She was born in St. Albans on March 15, 1968. She is the daughter of the late Paul Gervais and the late Joyce Lanoue, of St. Albans. She was predeceased by her parents.

She is survived by her step father, David Lanoue, two daughters, Nicki Rheaume, two granddaughters, Sophia and Hailey, and her companion, Edward Major, of Fitchburg, Mass., Natasha Blouin and her companion, Kevin St. Francis, of St. Albans, two brothers, Jeffrey Lanoue of St. Albans, Travis Gervais of Colchester, and a sister, Angie Duhaime, of Cincinnati, Ohio. She is also survived by many uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

A service will be held at St. Paul’s Methodist Church in St. Albans on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 at 3:30 p.m. A gathering will be held after the service in the hall with light refreshments for family and friends. In Melissa’s memory please consider donating to any homeless shelter.