Brownsville, Pa.

Melanie Renee Orris, age 40, of Brownsville, passed away Monday, July 1, 2019 in UPMC Mercy, Pittsburgh. She was born May 3, 1979 in Uniontown, the daughter of Paul and Linda I. (Sloan) Orris Jr.

In addition to her parents, Melanie is survived by three children, Janaye Michaux-Orris, JaQuae Orris and Carl McCoy, all of Brownsville; siblings, Susan (Timothy) Dewitt and Paul (Amy) Orris; grandmothers, Sally (Elwood) Buckingham and Betty Orris; special aunt and uncle, Susan (Terry) McMaster; many special and loving aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Melanie's family invites friends to attend a gathering on July 20, at the Grindstone Volunteer Fire Department Social Hall from 11 a.m.. to 2 p.m. when a celebration of Melanie's life will be held. KISH-FABRY FUNERAL HOME, INC., Republic, Pa. has been entrusted with Melanie's professional funeral arrangements.

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