Melissa N. Cooksey, 53, Moorhead, MN passed away on Saturday, August 20, 2016 at Sanford Health in Fargo. She was born on June 24, 1963 in Bakersfield, CA.
Melissa had been working as a caregiver/PC at Divine House in Moorhead for the past several years. She loved helping people and treated the residents as her own family.
Melissa was the best mom and was very loving and protective of the people close to her. She also adored her dog, Rosco.
She is survived by her children, Brian (Lindsey) Cooksey and Jacqueline (Jeremiah) Burger; and siblings, Katie Finnimore, Tim Watson, Mitchell (Patti) Marshall.