John B. Melvin of Hyde Park passed peacefully on January 17, 2023 surrounded by his loving family at the age of 79. Beloved husband of Janice (Turner) of 61 years. Devoted father of John B. Melvin Jr. and his wife Carole of Washington, DC, Robert R. Melvin and his wife Corrine of Hyde Park and Jana M. McNulty and her husband Robert "Bobby" of Hyde Park. Cherished brother of the late June Fiore and the late William "Billy" Melvin. Loving "Grumpie" of Alexis, Emilie, John III "Berkeley", Ashlyn, Robert II and Caelan. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews, in-laws and friends. Funeral from the Carroll-Thomas Funeral Home, 22 Oak Street, Hyde Park Monday morning at 10AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at Most Precious Blood Church, Hyde Park at 11AM. Visiting hours Sunday evening from 4-7PM at the Funeral Home. Relatives and friends invited. Interment at St. Mary's Cemetery, West Roxbury, MA. John was a Vietnam Navy Veteran.