Melissa Dawn Hileman

Melissa Dawn HilemanMelissa Dawn Hileman was born July 10, 1976, in Boise, Idaho to Barry Sr. and Mary Hileman. Melissa passed away at home in Ridgecrest on August 30, 2021.

In December 2009, Melissa began her contribution to supporting the Warfighter as a Senior Office Manager for NAWCWD. She was adored by her friends, family and coworkers. In her spare time, Melissa enjoyed listening to music, crafting, playing board games and card games. Melissa was a book worm who loved to read, and she loved her cats.

She is preceded in death by her father, Barry Hileman Sr. Melissa is survived by her mother, Mary Hileman of Ridgecrest, brother Barry Jr. (Kathy) Hileman of Ridgecrest, best friend/sister, Tiffany Muncy of Ridgecrest, nephews: Dylan Hileman, Brandon Hileman, Anthony Hollis, Noah Muncy, and Joshua Hoggard, nieces; Sophia Rangel and Jocelyn Hoggard.

Memorial services are scheduled for September 11, 2021, at 1 pm at Holland and Lyons with services at Desert Memorial Park directly following. The family requests in lieu flowers, please donate to the Ridgecrest Animal Shelter in Melissa’s honor.

Story First Published: 2021-09-03