Willie Melton III, PhD

HOUGHTON — Willie Melton III, PhD, 73, of Houghton, passed away at Northwestern Memorial Hospital In Chicago, on July 24, 2019, from complications of a serious illness.

A celebration of Willie’s life will be held on Saturday, October 5, 2019, at the Roza Center Lobby on the Michigan Tech University Campus.

Visitation will be begin at 10 a.m. followed by a service at 11 a.m.

The O’Neill-Dennis Funeral Home of Hancock is assisting with the arrangements, where the complete obituary may be accessed or online condolences sent to oneilldennisfh.com.