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Melissa Cruz

1974 - 2021


Melissa Marie Cruz, age 47, of Bellevue, passed away peacefully, Thursday May 27, 2021, at the Bellevue Hospital. 


She was born April 8, 1974 in Sandusky, and graduated from Margaretta High School in 1992.  She attended New Life Christian Church, Sandusky, and enjoyed to cook, make crafts, camp, and spend time with her family; especially with her son and two sisters.  Melissa loved to go fishing and went every chance she could. 


She is survived by her son Alden; mother Carmen Montecinos; sisters Paula (Marty) Claus, and Olga Ehrhardt; niece Hannah; nephews Mathew, Jacob, Zachary, and Joshua; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.


Melissa was preceded in death by her father Lawrence Cruz, and cousin Anna Montecinos.


There will be no services and cremation will take place.  Ransom Funeral & Cremation Service, Castalia, is in charge of the arrangements.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Melissa’s son Alden, c/o Ransom Funeral & Cremation Service, 610 S. Washington St. Castalia, OH 44824.


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Diana Young

July 15, 2021 10:52 AM

my heart goes out to the family what a great loss. she was a great person and friend love seeing her post on facebook. Happy go lucky kind of lady. always looking on the good side of things. RIP Melissa Cruz you will be missed by all of us. Tell everyone in heaven hello love ya 

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