On February 6, 2006, RONALD PATRICK MELVIN; loving husband of Vera J. Melvin; son of Lee C. and Genevieve Melvin; father of Kathleen Melvin; brother of Joseph Melvin and wife Cathleen, Roger Melvin, Keith Melvin and wife Wanda; predeceased by sister Dr. Carol Lee and brother Lee C. Melvin, Jr.; son-in-law of Eleanor Apicella and the late Alphonse; brother-in-law of Rosemarie Hunt, George and Noreen Bennett, Jim and Jo Anne Elliott, Scott and Carole Miller, Jerry and Carol Apicella, and David and Tony Donivan. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends at the STERLING-ASHTON-SCHWAB-WITZKE FUNERAL HOME OF CATONSVILLE, INC., 1630 Edmondson Avenue (1 Mile West of Beltway Exit 14) on Wednesday and Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Agnes Catholic Church on Friday at 11 A.M. Interment in Crest Lawn Memorial Garden. Services also in memory of Dr. Carol Lee Melvinbeloved husband of the late Gladys Mileo; loving father of Joyce Lloyd and her husband Chris; dear grandfather of Erin Lloyd; friend of Marie and Larry Litzinger; uncle of Billy Newcomb. Friends may call at the family owned Evans Chapel of Memories - Parkville on Thursday, 3-5 & 7-9 P.M. A funeral service will be held Friday, 10:00 A.M. at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church. Interment Holy Redeemer Cemetery.