Melinda Marie Bergeron, age 28, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, August 6, 2018. Melinda was born in Lowell. She grew up in Pelham, NH and Wilmington, MA. During those years, she excelled in cheerleading. She started with Pop Warner Cheerleading in Pelham, NH. She later competed with Celebrity Cheer in Salem, NH. Her Celebrity team competed locally as well as nationally. She enjoyed keeping fashionable and was always shopping for the latest clothing and keeping up with the latest hair styles, makeup, and fashion trends. She enjoyed snowmobiling, family vacations to Florida, and camping in Maine. Over the years she had many struggles and always tried her best to stay on the right path and be nothing more than a good mom to her son, Stephen. She was loved by many who never gave up hope in her. They will be remember the many wonderful cherished memories they shared with her during her much too short a life.
Melinda was the loving mother of Stephen Pare of Pelham, NH. She was the beloved daughter of Paul Bergeron of Rindge, NH and Kimberly Richard & her husband Robert of Wilmington. She was the sister of Dakota Bergeron of Rindge, NH and stepsister of Anthony Richard of Wilmington, Jonathan Richard of North Andover, and the late Stephen Richard. She was the granddaughter of Linda Brown & her husband Chet of Pelham, NH, Rick Rousseau of FL, Dorothy Bergeron and her late husband Normand Bergeron of Lowell. Melinda was also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
Funeral from the Edward V. Sullivan Funeral Home, 43 Winn St., BURLINGTON (exit 34 off Rt. 128/95, Woburn side) on Saturday, August 11 at 9 a.m. Followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Thomas Church, 126 Middlesex Ave, Wilmington at 10 a.m. Visiting hours Friday at the funeral home from 4-8 p.m. Interment in Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington. Memorials in Melinda’s name may be made to the Make a Wish Foundation, One Bulfinch Place, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02114 or Massri.wish.org.