After a brief illness, Melanie Angel Dussia Martire, 40, of Pittsburgh, formerly of Warren, PA, passed away on Monday, March 25, 2013.

Melanie was the wife of Robert A. Martire; daughter of Lou Dussia of Warren, PA and Mary Alice Lutz Maines & her husband Stanley of Seward; daugh terinlaw of Robert & Linda Martire; sister of Mark (Tammy) Dussia of Warren; sisterinlaw of Gregory (Susan) Martire; niece of Ralph, John, Pete, Jerome, and Steve Dussia, all of Ridgway; aunt of Tanner and Taylor Rosenberg, and Mara Dussia, all of Warren; great niece of Adeline Rees and Zita Verne of Ridgway; granddaughter of the late Robert and Alice Lutz, and John W. & Mary Margaret Dussia, all of Ridgway; and is also survived by many cousins.

Melanie graduated from Warren High School and Penn State University (Behrend) with a Bachelors Degree in Accounting, and worked as an Accountant for Fiserv, Financial Institutional Services, and as a Business Analyst at Direct Energy and Strategic Energy, all in Pittsburgh. She was currently working as a Senior Business Analyst for Highmark Health Insurance in Pittsburgh.

Friends will be received Thursday from 17 PM at the Griffith Mortuary, Inc., 5636 Brownsville Road, BroughtonCurrySouth Park Twp., where a funeral service will be held at 7 PM.