Betty Jane (Winkler) Melody, age 82 of Newtown, CT died Saturday, May 8, 2021 at Danbury Hospital, peacefully, after a long illness. She was the wife of Thomas J. Melody, Jr.
She was born in Danbury, CT August 18, 1938 daughter of the late Rudolph and Ruth (Turner) Winkler.
She was an avid homemaker, and a lover of animals, especially her miniature poodles, and the sea birds of West Dennis Beach.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by her 2 sons: Thomas J. Melody III and his wife Therese of Long Beach, NY, and Mark W. Melody and his wife Linda of Savannah, GA.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Mary Church, Bethel, CT Wednesday morning at 10:00 AM. Burial will follow at St. Mary Cemetery, Bethel. There are no calling hours.
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