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WILLIAMSPORT - Melissa L. "Missy" Spaeth, 38, of Williamsport, passed away at home on Friday, June 7, 2019.

Born Nov. 4, 1980, in Williamsport, she was a daughter of Michael J. and Roberta D. (Hauser) Spaeth, of Williamsport.

Missy was a 1999 graduate of South Williamsport High School and later graduated from Empire Beauty School. She enjoyed fishing, kayaking and hairstyling and loved animals, including her cats. Most of all Missy loved being a mom and her whole world revolved around her son, Axel.

Surviving in addition to her parents are a son, Axel A. Twist of Harrisburg; a brother, Michael J. Spaeth II of South Williamsport; paternal grandfather, Clarence Spaeth of Williamsport; and several aunts and uncles.

She was preceded in death by her identical twin sister, Michelle L. Spaeth, maternal grandparents, Elwood and Lillian Hauser; and paternal grandmother, Margaret Spaeth.

A funeral service to honor the life of Missy was held June 13, at Knight-Confer Funeral Home, 1914 Memorial Ave., Williamsport. 

Burial will be held privately at the convenience of the family in Twin Hills Memorial Park, Muncy.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Missy's name to Center on Addiction, 633 Third Ave., 19th Fl., New York, NY 10017.