Melissa Sue Lakin was born on March 2, 1969 in El Dorado, KS to the late Linda (Haury) and Larry Lago. She was a homemaker who enjoyed her family especially her grandchildren. On January 27, 1995 she married her best friend, William Lakin, Jr. in Leon and he survives. She is also survived by: children, Kasondra Divine and husband Ryan, Trent Worrell, Payton Lakin and Dalton Lakin all of Leon; sister, Michelle Tuschhoff and husband Raymond of Augusta; brothers, Brian Lago and wife Camille of Whitewater and Barry Lago and Jennifer of Meade, CO; 14 grandchildren, Gavin, Keyauna, Samiya, JD, Brennin, Kierian, Aiden, Isabelle,, Austin, Rylee, Automn, Baylor, Cayton, and Dahkya; 12 nephews, 6 nieces, and 23 great nieces and nephews, mother and father-in-law, Donna and Ron Maddux of Wichita; sister-in-law, Sherry (Todd) Kingsley of Leon and a brother-in-law, Don Lakin of Leon. She was preceded in death by her parents, father-in-law, William H. Lakin, Sr.; grandson, Cayton Lakin; and niece, Brooke Lago. Melissa passed away at home in Leon on November 16, 2021. A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, November 24, 2021 at Headley Funeral Chapel, Augusta. Because of her love of animals, memorials can be made to Kansas Humane Society, 3313 N. Hillside, Wichita, KS 67219.
Kansas Humane Society
3313 N Hillside, Wichita KS 67219