Melissa Charlotte (Taylor) Conright was born on September 17, 1940 in Ely, Minnesota. Her parents were the late Reuben and Ina (Sandstrom) Taylor. She graduated from high school with the class of 1959 in Ely, MN. Melissa worked as a telephone operator in Ely and then moved to the Minneapolis area where she worked as a patient account coordinator from 1985 until her retirement with Healtheast in 2005. Melissa passed away peacefully at Perham Living on Wednesday, August 8, 2018.
She enjoyed helping others; foster care, cooking, and being around her home. Melissa is survived by her children: Michael, Michele and Jon; 8 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; sister, Betty Schloegl; many other relatives and a host of friends.