Melissa A. Huff, 38, 1977 Mt. Hope Road, Fairfield, who died as a result of being struck by a truck, Thursday evening Nov. 21, 2013 along the Fairfield Road.
Melissa was born Oct. 29, 1975 in Gettysburg, the daughter of Gary Lee and Kathy Monn Huff Sr. of Orrtanna.
Ms. Huff was a 1994 graduate of Gettysburg High School. She attended nursing school and worked as an assistant at the Gettysburg Lutheran Home. Later she graduated from bartending school and took a job at the Fairfield AmVets and Dave & Jane's Crab House. But for the last 13 years she has been employed at Ventura's Restaurant in Fairfield. Melissa was a member of the Gettysburg Eagles, Gettysburg Moose, Gettysburg VFW, Gettysburg American Legion, Fairfield AmVets and the Blue Ridge Sportsman's Club. She and her mother also delivered the Merchandiser weekly in the area.
In addition to her parents Melissa is survived by a sister, Carrie Benner and her husband David of Hampton, Va.; four brothers. Gary Lee Huff Jr. of Fairfield, Shane Huff of Orrtanna, Jonathan Huff of Orrtanna, Bo Huff of Orrtanna; a maternal grandmother, Margaret Monn of Orrtanna, and a paternal grandfather, Paul Huff of New Oxford.
Services were held Sunday evening. In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the family to help defray funeral expenses. Online obituary and condolences available at monahanfuneralhome.com.