102, of Greenfield, Queens County, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, July 7, 2017. Born in Brechin, Scotland, Heneretta was a daughter of the late Henry Alexander and Charlotte (Gray) Melvin. Heneretta was a member of the Greenfield United Baptist Church and served as treasurer for many years. She was a member of the church choir, the Ladies Sewing Circle and the Greenfield Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary.
She is survived by her daughter Lora Winters of Greenfield; her granddaughters Erika, Kelsie and Krista and her great-grandchildren Nova, Dele, Jayden and Cian. She was predeceased by her husband Walter, her son Melvin, her sister Lottie, her infant sister Stella and her brothers Harry, Derek, Norman and Herbert. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Chandlers’ Funeral Home, Liverpool. A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 15th at 11:00 a.m. in the Greenfield United Baptist Church, followed by a reception. No flowers by request, donations may be made to the Greenfield United Baptist Church, Greenfield Fire Department or the Greenfield Ladies Sewing Circle. Online condolences may be made to www.chandlersuneral.com