Melvin H. Rennick – Cumberland

Melvin H. Rennick – Cumberland

Melvin H. Rennick, 80, passed away on Monday in Landmark Medical Center, Woonsocket. He was the husband of the late Arleen (Holcomb) Rennick.

Born in Connecticut, he was the son of the late James and Ida Rennick. He resided in Cumberland for 16 years and also resided in the Mashpee section of Cape Cod for eight years.

Melvin worked for at the former Douglas Young, Pawtucket; Fuller Box, North Attleboro; and Rich Paper Box in Johnston for many years until his retirement.

He was a U.S. Army Veteran.

He was an avid antique car collector, and a fan of the Big Band and Frank Sinatra era.

He is survived by his daughter, Doreen Landry, and her husband, David, of Cumberland; two grandchildren Matthew and Ashley Landry of Cumberland; one brother, James Rennick, of Florida; and two sisters, Eileen Halle of North Providence and Patricia Rennick; and several nieces and nephews.

Melvin's Life Celebration will be held on Friday, Nov. 1, beginning with Visiting Hours from 4 to 7 p.m., and continuing on Saturday, Nov. 2, at 9 a.m., in the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road Cumberland. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. in St. John Vianney, 3609 Diamond Hill Road, Cumberland. Burial will follow in Hillside Cemetery Attleboro, Mass.

For directions/guestbook, visit jjduffyfuneralhome.com .