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September 21, 2013

Melissa Jane Drake

LOCKPORT — Melissa Jane Drake, of Lockport, formerly of Niagara Falls, entered into rest on Friday,     September 20, 2013, at the Eastern Niagara Hospital, Lockport, NY. Melissa was born on      August 5, 1940 in Newfane, NY, daughter of the late James and Elsie Reinhart Chapman.

Melissa worked as a nurse's aide at Mt. View Health Care and later worked as a home care aide in Niagara Falls, NY. She loved her cats dearly.

Mother of Jeffrey (Lisa) Drake of North Tonawanda, NY and Deborah (Roger) Zgolak of North Tonawanda, NY. Sister of Jamie (Sandy) Chapman of Hampton, VA. Grandmother of Ryan Drake and Katherine Zgolak. Aunt of Jay and Anna Chapman. Also survived by father of Jeffrey and Deborah, Clarence Drake of North Tonawanda, NY.

No prior visitation.

Please visit www.rutland-corwin.com to send the family a condolence.

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