The family announces with great sorrow her passing in Sudbury on Saturday, August 17th, 2013 at the age of 73 years. Daughter of the late Charles and the late Clarida (née Dixon) Jodoin. Beloved wife of 50 years to Philip Melanson. Loving mother of Alice Melanson, Linda Bresolin and June Raymond (Jack). Cherished grandmother of Justin, Jason, Brandon and Jesse. Dear sister of Doreen Lefebvre and Fernand Jodoin. Predeceased by Viola Marleau, Arthur Jodoin, Alfred Jodoin, Leonard Jodoin and Helen Poirier. Lovingly remembered by her nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Cooperative Funeral Home, 222 Lasalle Blvd., Sudbury on Thursday, August 22nd, 2013 from 1p.m. A funeral service will follow in the funeral home Chapel at 2pm. In lieu of flowers, donations (by cheque only) to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be greatly appreciated.