Melvin Lynn Jackman passed away July 5, 2020.
Melvin Lynn Jackman was born July 18, 1940 in Pioche, Nevada to Charles Ernest Jackman and Amber Boyle. Mel was the 7th of 8 children. His family moved back to Payson, Utah.
He graduated from Payson Senior High School and had 1 yr. of college. Mel enlisted in the Navy in 1961 and served 4 yrs. While in the Navy he was at the Bay of Pigs and Cuban Blockade. After receiving an honorable discharge from the Navy, he moved his family to California. There he went to work for Wiltron Co. Anritsu. He worked there for 35 yrs.
Mel met and married Dawn Marie Ney in Lancaster, Pa. and had 3 children, Brian, Barry and Lisa.
Mel is survived by his wife Dawn Marie of 58 years; his 3 children, Brian, Barry, and Lisa; 8 grandchildren, Megan, Joe, Angel Jr., Marie, David, Julian, Gabriel, and Luz; 8 great grandchildren; Lovely, Izaak, Adrienne, Aracely, Angel Jesus, Heavenly Rose and Scarlett; and two siblings, Kenneth, and Bonnie.
Per Mel's request there will be NO service. Funeral arrangements are under the care of Reynolds Funeral Chapel in Twin Falls, Idaho.