Melody DeGrenier passed away peacefully in Poughkeepsie NY, on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at the age of 62. 
 
Melody was born on July 23, 1956 in Enosburg Falls, VT and attended and graduated from the Pawling School system.
 
Melody worked for NYS for 37 years in the Mental Health field, where she was very much respected, adored, and loved, retiring three years ago. Melody enjoyed crocheting, reading, art, and helping others. She loved spending time with her granddaughters and watching them grow. She also enjoyed the company of her dog Bandit. 
 
She is survived by her husband Raymond of Wingdale NY, her son Darren and fiance Christine Prechtyl of Dover Plains NY, her son Justin and wife Chandler of Wingdale NY, her granddaughters Jacqueline DeGrenier, Scarlett DeGrenier, and Sabrina DeGrenier all of Wingdale NY, her sister Tammy Smith and husband Joe of Enosburg Falls VT, brother Kevin and wife Joann also of Enosburg Falls VT, and several nieces and nephews, and friends. She is predeceased by her mother & father, Jeannine (Parent) Reed Buehler and Rayburn Reed, and her sister, Kathleen Sheldon.
 
Calling hours will be Wednesday, May 8th from 5-7 PM at the Horn & Thomes, Inc. Funeral Home, 83 East Main Street, Pawling, NY.  A funeral service will be at the funeral home Thursday at 10 AM.  Burial to follow in South Dover Cemetery, Wingdale, NY.
 
In lieu of flowers please send any donations to NAMI Mid-Hudson, P.O. Box 787, Poughkeepsie, NY 12602.   Please put “In Memory of Melody DeGrenier” on the memo line.