Fred LeRoy Mellott, age 71, of McConnellsburg, PA, passed away on Monday, November 14, 2022, at his home with his family by his side.
Fred was born on April 27, 1951, in Needmore, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Fred E. and Thelma Truax Mellott.
Fred married Nina R. Mellott on April 25, 1987, in Fort Littleton, PA.
Fred worked as a Carpenter and a General Contractor in Central Pennsylvania. Later in life, Fred helped Kirk Cover with his plumbing business. He loved nature, watching the animals, especially the deer at his home.
Fred is survived by his wife of 35 years, Nina R. Mellott of McConnellsburg, PA, one son, Fred LeRoy Mellott, II of McConnellsburg, PA; a mother in law, Ferne Mellott of Hustontown, PA. Fred is also survived by one brother, Jack Mellott of Needmore, PA, and seven sisters, Althea Kendall of McConnellsburg, PA, Joan Kendall of McConnellsburg, PA, Betty Clark of Needmore, PA, Shirley Miller of McConnellsburg, PA, Ann Shade of Mechanicsburg, PA, Nancy Cromwell of Harrisonville, PA, and Darlene Lininger of Needmore, PA.
Fred is preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Thelma Mellott, and two brothers, Kenny and Tom Mellott.
Services are private and at the convenience of the family.
The family has entrusted Fred’s care to Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home in McConnellsburg, PA.
Online condolences may be expressed at the funeral home’s website.