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Melvin Molyneux

March 18, 1930 — March 31, 2021

Melvin L. Molyneux, aged 91, of Coopersville, passed away Wednesday, March 31, 2021 following a short illness. He was a Dairy Farmer all of his life. Melvin loved the land, John Deere Tractors and antique farm equipment. He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Olive (Hoek) Molyneux; brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Shirley (Kooistra) Molyneux and sister and brother-in-law, Elaine and Melvin Breen. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Della (Draft) Molyneux; children, Jerry and Nancy Molyneux, Adrian Molyneux and Wayne Molyneux; grandchildren, Candy and William Richardson, Sally Molyneux, Tracey and Troy Malcom, Joshua and Jessica Molyneux; six great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place with Interment in Allendale Cemetery. Online condolences may be left on his Tribute Wall at

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