Melanie Peitzmeier went home to be with the Lord on April 19, 2017 after a courageous battle with leukemia. A memorial celebration of life will be held at 5:30 p.m. on April 25, 2017 at 2305 S. Jackson in Joplin, Missouri. In lieu of flowers, online memorials may be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
Melanie and Paul Peitzmeier were married on February 26, 2017; he survives of the home in Joplin.
Surviving family members also include Stephan and Susan McCarty, Amanda McCarty (sister), best friend/sister Chastity Messer and her grandparents Lawrence and Geroldine McDermott, all of New Jersey. Melanie was a hero to her family and friends.
Published on April 24, 2017