Melissa A. Mathewson Moniz, 38, of the 1700 block of Clearbrooke Lane, died April 18, 2008, in her home.
She was born in Milwaukee, WI, and was employed by the Virginia Beach Public Schools as an English teacher at Tallwood High School. Melissa enjoyed teaching and had many special friends. She was a 1992 U.S. Naval Academy graduate and was a Navy veteran.
Melissa is survived by her husband, Timothy D. Moniz; her mother, Diane J. Reddy and her husband Michael of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; her father, James C. Miceli of Stevens Point, WI; three children, Michael and Faith Mathewson, both of Virginia Beach, VA and Chance Moniz of Toano, VA; a sister, Nicole Huybers and her husband Jeff of Virginia Beach, VA; two nieces and one nephew, Kyra, Paige and Blake, all of Virginia Beach, VA; and her grandparents, Audrey and Hugh Garnett of Charlottesville, VA.
A funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, 2008, in Hollomon-Brown Funeral Home, Kempsville Chapel by the Rev. Ernest L. Trueblood. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Tallwood High School, c/o Leslie Allman, 1668 Kempsville Rd., Virginia Beach, VA 23464. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.hollomon-brown.com.
Read Melissa Moniz's Obituary and Guestbook on www.hollomon-brown.com.