Silver Lake Postmaster for Many Years, Carol Meli Passes Dec.7,'20
Carol Jean (Davis) Meli, 86 of Silver Lake, passed away on Monday (December 7, 2020) at Premier Genesee Nursing and Rehabilitation in Batavia. She was born June 20, 1934 in Medina NY to the late Emmett and Emma (Bacon) Davis and graduated from Medina High School. She was married to Vincent “Vinny” Meli on May 22, 1976 until his passing on November 29, 2017.
Carol worked for several years at Sylvania and Brenners Jewelery Store in Batavia and also co-owned the Edgewood Restaurant with Vinny for over 20 years. She was also the Postmaster at the Silver Lake Post Office for many years until her retirement.
Carol is survived by her step-Daughter Penny Meli (fiancé Paul). Sister: Shirley (late Stuart) Peters of Hagerstown, MD. Brother: Lowell and Eleanor Davis of Medina. 2 step-grandsons Joseph and Justin Meli, 2 step-great- granddaughters Zoey Meli and Fayt Meli. Nieces and nephews, Diane Fulkerson of Rochester, NY, Susan Peters Connolly of Vienna, VA, John and Robin Peters of Massachusetts, Jim and Kim Peters of Fairfield, CT, Amy Davis of St. Petersburg, FL, Angela Davis of Holley, NY.
Carol is predeceased in death by her sister-in-law Mary (Stella) Meli Fulkerson, and 2 brothers-in-law Salvatore (Sam) Meli and James Fulkerson and 2 nieces Denise Davis-Withey, and Jennifer Davis-Lonnen.
Funeral services at the convenience of the family. (No prior visitation.) Memorials may be made to the NYS Veterans Home Activity Dept., 220 Richmond Ave., Batavia, NY 14020. Expressions of sympathy can be shared with the family at: www.mcandrewfuneralhomes.net. Arrangements were entrusted to the J. Leonard McAndrew Funeral Home, LLC, 2 Bogue Ave., Batavia, NY 14020. Ronald Konieczny II, Director.