MELIN, ROGER DOUGLAS

71, of Bayonne, passed away on July 7, 2017. Born in Jersey City, Roger served his country proudly in the US Army during the Vietnam conflict where he received a Marksman Medal and Purple Heart among other accolades. He was the husband to the late Elsa (nee: del Pilar Gonzalez), the father to Gregory Melin and his wife Mary (nee: Campbell) and the grandfather to Connor Melin. Surviving Roger are his brother in-law Jaime Gonzalez and his wife Elizabeth and nephews Jaime Jr. and Luis Gonzalez as well as a host of other family members and friends. Funeral arrangements by MIGLIACCIO Funeral Home, 851 Kennedy Blvd.