Melody May DeMarre

Melody May DeMarre

SWEA CITY — Melody May DeMarre, 66, of Swea City, Iowa, died Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato.

Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at Patton Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Blue Earth, followed by a wake service at 7 p.m.

Patton Funeral Home of Blue Earth is assisting the family with arrangements.

Melody was born May 31, 1951, in St. Paul, the daughter of Raymond and Margaret (Huelsman) Vanderhoof.

Survivors include: her husband, Melvin DeMarre Jr. of Swea City; sons, Michael Nelson Jr. of Swea City, Marty Nelson of Hinckley; stepdaughters, Heidi Rhoades of Fond du Lac, Wis., Stephanie Addington of Fond du Lac, Christina Penn of Fond du Lac, Tracy Shepherd of Fond du Lac; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.