Melissa Joan McHenry (August 18, 1997 - May 9, 2016) was an American student athlete, honors art student, Girl Scout, and lifeguard.

She helped those who needed help and let those who felt unimportant know they were important.

Melissa died of sudden heart complications at the age of 18.

Death[edit | edit source]

On May 9, 2016, Melissa had just came home to Lynbrook, New York, after her first year of college at the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. She was making her way in the back door and suddenly collapsed and her heart stopped beating. Her body was discovered by her mother.

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