COLUMBUS, Ohio - Melvin Conley Jr, age 79, passed away on Saturday, August 1, 2020 at the Arbors at Delaware. Melvin was born in Columbus, Ohio on June 30, 1941 to the late Melvin Sr. and Margaret Weaston Conley. Preceding in death was his wife Catherine Keener Conley; daughters Melanie Lynn Conley and Sara Maroscher; and son Melvin Charles Conley.
Melvin Conley graduated from The Ohio State University in psychology, and continued graduate studies at Boston College, Melvin loved sports and coaching sports, singing, being active in his faith, politics, and supporting the military.
In his retirement, he spent his time helping veterans obtain jobs. Melvin will be deeply missed by his loving son Andrew (Jennifer Cole) Conley; grandchildren Andrew Conley and Kyle Maroscher; sister Carolyn (Rhys) Riley; brother Dick (Joy) Conley; aunt Marian Bliss; uncle Jack Conley; Several nieces, nephews, and cousins and his son-in-law Geoff Maroscher.