Gibbesh, Melanie Eileen – passed away at home with family by her side on Sunday August 18, 2019. Loved daughter of Peter and Susanne Bruce (the late William (Bill) Jackson) and daughter in law to Mark and Truda Gibbesh. Lovingly remembered by her husband Andy and their children Hailey, William, Lucie, Oliver, Benjamin, Edmund, Felicity, Tabitha, Margaret, Penelope and Nicholas; Melanie is also survived by her siblings Julie (Steve), Kyle (Stacey), Bradley, Eliza, and sister in law to Paul (Maxine) and Amanda (Darren). Loving aunt of 7. Melanie will be missed by the many people she considered her friends. Visitation will be held at Pinegrove Fellowship Church in Bracebridge on Thursday August 22nd from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. Her funeral will be held on Friday August 23rd also at Pinegrove Fellowship Church at 2:00 pm. Reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations in Melanie’s memory may be made to a trust fund for Melanie and Andy’s children established for the children’s education and future needs, (c/o Ashley or Stephen Wagstaff “in trust” Royal Bank Account #02314-003-5080114. Cheques payable to Ashley Wagstaff or Stephen Wagstaff), Harvest Church Children’s Ministry, or Christine’s Place in Huntsville would be greatly appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Reynolds Funeral Home, Bracebridge, Ontario. Condolences for the family may be left at www.reynoldsfuneral.com.