Melvin Eugene Handy

August 21, 1944 ~ May 30, 2021 (age 76)


Melvin Eugene Handy

Mel was born to Opal and Aurther Handy in Fowler, Kansas  on August 21, 1944. Sadly, our beloved Mel passed away at the age of 76 on May 30, 2021 in Prescott Arizona.

Mel is survived by his loving wife of 28 years, Elizabeth (Betty) Handy along with his children, Kelly Kabir and Scott Handy and his step children Jill Shoenberg, and Joel Pinter. Siblings: Shirley Marrs and Charlette Holt. Sister-in-law Carloyn Carlile.

Mel will always be remembered for his generous and loving spirit. Mel had a contagious sense of humor which won over many people who later became longtime friends. Me will forever be loved and cherished in the hearts of his loving wife, Betty, family and many friends.

Mel was employed for many years as a field sales representative for Akzo Nobel which provided automotive paint throughout the world.

Celebration of life for Mel will be held on June 23, 2021  between the hours of 2pm and 4pm located at:

Affordable Burial and Cremation 

2607 S Highway 89

Chino Valley, Az 86314


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Celebration of Life
June 23, 2021

2:00 PM
Chino Valley, AZ

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