We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at The Dorchester Funeral Home
Retired SSG Tre’maine (Big Tre’) Christopher Melendez, U.S. Army, passed away on May 15, 2022 at the home of his children, Lil Tre’ and Kynn.
Tremaine was born on January 31, 1976 to the parents of Daniel C. and Rosalee Marshall Melendez in the small town of Pocomoke, Maryland. He joined the United States Army on August 19, 1994. Big Tre’ enjoyed his time in the Military, he loved being able to travel and see the world, experience great food and provide for his family. After 23 years of service, Big Tre’ decided to retire while stationed at the home of his children, Fort Stewart, Ga.
Initially he lived in Hinesville, Ga for a short time after retirement, but a great opportunity became available. Tre’ was given a chance to continue working with the military at the Veterans Service Center in Columbia, South Carolina- Regional Office
Tre’maine leaves to cherish his precious memories: His Parents; Daniel (Rosalee) Melendez, Pocomoke, MD; His outstanding, beautiful, smart, loving children; Tre’maine Melendez and Kynnedy Melendez, Midway, GA; His Best Friend in the world and Co-Parent; Ursula Robinson- Melendez, Midway, Ga.; Siblings: Frank O, (Angela) Marshall, Daniel J. Melendez, Gloria Davis, Victor Melendez, Martha Melendez, SaleetaHolland, Devonte Holland, Joseph Melendez. His Extended Family in Freedman Grove, Ga. A.K.A. his second home;:Aaron ( Sir) and Gloria ( Mother) Robinson, Kimberly (Sis)Antwine (Bro) (. He helped with rearing his nephews and niece: Aaron, Davon, Antwine, Shanteria. (Uncle Tre); His Big Brother& Friend; Virgil M. (Felicia) Jones, Midway, Ga. Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, other relatives and Friends. Big Tre’ We Love and Miss you!