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Melvin L. Molyneux

1930 - 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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betty l frieberg

April 15, 2021 1:08 PM

I remember my Dad, Gerald Breen,  hanging out with you guys.  Your family were hard workers,thanks for the memories.    Betty Breen Frieberg 


April 3, 2021 3:17 PM

Our condolences to Della and family.  May the Lord grant you grace and peace.

Patrick Peck

April 2, 2021 6:01 PM

My condolences and prayers to Della, Adrian, Wayne and Jerry and Nancy!

Patrick Peck

Grace Bronkema

April 1, 2021 9:13 PM

Prayers go out to Della and family. I have known the family a long time.

Grace Bronkema

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