Brodhead – Melinda Ruth McNett passed away in her home on March 1, 2023. She was born on May 15, 1947 in Beaver Dam, WI, daughter of John and Arlene (Bliss) Maurer. 

 Melinda graduated in the Class of 1965 from Brodhead High School and raised her three children in Brodhead, WI. She worked at various jobs throughout her life including  Swiss Colony, Oaktron Manufacturing , Accudyne,  and Ogden Manufacturing. Later in life, Melinda graduated from Blackhawk Technical College with an associate’s degree.

 Melinda is survived by her children, Christopher J. Maurer (Stephanie) of Brodhead, WI; Kelli S. Morgan (Justin) of Webster, WI; and Adrian A. McNett (Miranda) of Brodhead, WI. She has five grandchildren, two great grandchildren, one sister, Wanda McLain (Jeffrey) of Brodhead, WI; one brother, David Maurer (Kay) of Janesville, WI; and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, as well as other close relatives and friends. Melinda was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Kenneth Roehl.

 A celebration of life will be held at a later date.  The DL Newcomer Funeral Home in Brodhead is assisting the family.