A Book of the Month Club member for years, Mrs. Melchior was a regular at the Enoch Pratt Free Library branch in Hamilton, where she enjoyed reading books on The New York Times best-seller list.
She was also a duckpin bowler and enjoyed walking.
The longtime Hamilton resident, who had moved to Joyous Living, a White Marsh assisted-living facility, was a member of Bethesda United Methodist Church on Harford Road.
Services were Aug. 22 at the Evans Funeral Chapel in Parkville.
Surviving are two sons, George W. Melchior Jr. of Rosedale and Charles B. Melchior of Joppatowne; a daughter, Cassie Lee Bichy of White Marsh; a sister, Shirley Gifford of Methuen, Mass.; and a granddaughter.