September 23, 2023

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“Whereas her bodily presence has left a void, Melissa’s spirit will ceaselessly stay within the hearts of these she touched.”

44-year-old Melissa Bagley drowned whereas attempting to save lots of her son after he really feel into the water at Franconia Falls. Bagley Household Fund in Reminiscence of Melissa Bagley GoFundMe web page

Funeral preparations for a 44-year-old lady who drowned making an attempt to save lots of her son from a New Hampshire waterfall have been introduced. 

The funeral for Melissa Bagley of Lynn will happen at Solimine Funeral Properties on Thursday at 8:30 a.m., in response to the funeral house’s web site. 

“Though Melissa’s skilled achievements have been extraordinary, her household got here earlier than all and her best pleasure was being a mom. She was all the time the primary to volunteer at her kids’s actions and went above and past to make sure not solely her kids felt supported,” the funeral house wrote. 

“Whereas her bodily presence has left a void, Melissa’s spirit will ceaselessly stay within the hearts of these she touched.”

Bagley was climbing at Franconia Falls when her 10-year-old son fell within the water, in response to New Hampshire State Police. Bagley jumped in to save lots of him. Her two different kids then jumped in to assist their brother and mom.

Police mentioned that the 10-year-old was rescued however Bagley drowned and was unable to be resuscitated, regardless of her husband’s makes an attempt at CPR. 

The Everett Police Division, the place Bagley’s husband is an officer, arrange a fund to help the household, in response to a Fb put up from the division. The entire proceeds will go to Bagley’s kids. 

A GoFundMe for the household, organized by Alison Frazee, was launched on Wednesday. The funds are meant to “present solace,” to the Bagley household, in response to the GoFundMe. 

“Melissa was a loyal spouse and mom, who in her closing act displayed unmatched braveness. Please think about donating and sharing. The Bagley Household extends their deepest gratitude on your help,” the GoFundMe states.