Lucille "Granny" Mellalieu, 97, died Jan. 13, 2013, at her Northfield home while surrounded by her family.

She was the wife of George Mellalieu, deceased, the mother of Kay Smyth (Jim) and Linda Manuel (Ken).

Mrs. Mellalieu was the sister of Bill Arnold; and the grandmother of six, great-grandmother of 11, and great-great-grandmother of three.

Affectionately known as Granny, she was a loving and dedicated mother, grandmother and best friend.

A special thank you to her caring family and Hospice of the Western Reserve for their excellent care. The family will miss her.

Burial was at Crown Hill Cemetery.

Ferfolia Funeral Home handled arrangements.