Christopher Leroy Mellette

November 29, 1979 ~ March 3, 2018 (age 38)

Christopher Leroy Mellette, 38, of Princeton, passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018 at his home in Princeton from the result of a fire. He was born on November 29, 1979. He was a deliveryman for Richard Furniture. He lived in Princeton for several years, coming from Mt. Carmel, IL.

He is survived by his mother, Donna Mellette Bump of Princeton; 4 children, Chase Wheeler of Mt. Carmel, Hayden Mellette of Somerville, Kane R. Mellette (who has since passed away on March 7, 2018) and Cloe Jean Mellette both of Princeton; aunt, Barbara Rybachek of Mt. Carmel, IL; and several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Harold and Louise Mellette; and his brother, Kevin D. Mellette.

A Graveside Service is pending. Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton is assisting the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Christopher Mellette account at 5/3 Bank for funeral expenses. You may leave a message of sympathy or light a memorial candle at

Donations may be made to:

Fifth/Third Bank c/o Christopher Mellette funeral fund
1506 West Broadway St., Princeton IN 47670

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