Melissa Hinnendael

February 19, 1976
February 2, 2021

On February 2, 2021, Melissa Lynn Hinnendael, of Black Creek, Wisconsin, beloved mother, daughter, and sister, passed away unexpectedly of natural causes at the age of 44. She was born February 19, 1976 in Green Bay to Lewis Hinnendael and Sally Drinkwine.

 At a young age Melissa moved to Warrens, Wisconsin, with her family where she spent her childhood and teenage years. After having her daughter at a young age, Melissa prided herself on going to college where she earned a degree in Information Technology from Lakeland College. She spent time in the insurance industry working at various places, including Humana.

 Melissa enjoyed spending all her free time with her grandchildren who were the light of her life. She will forever be remembered for her contagious smile and her big heart.

 Melissa is survived by her daughter, Brooke Hinnendael and her two grandchildren, Ahnala Hibbler and Rose Fadda. She is further survived by her father, Lewis (Marianne) Hinnendael; mother, Sally Drinkwine; brother, Scott (Cathy) Hinnendael; nephew, Jameson; sister, Shania Drinkwine; niece, Reagan; grandparents, Durleen (Peter) Braasch; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

 She was preceded in death by grandparents, Jim (Mary) Hinnendael and Murray (Esther) Trudell.

 Friends may call at the Proko-Wall Funeral Home, 1630 E. Mason St. on Wednesday, February 10, after 3:30 pm until time of service. Memorial Service 5:30 pm Wednesday at the funeral home with Fr. Andrew Cribben O.Praem officiating. Online condolences may be sent to Melissa’s family at In lieu of floral expressions all monetary donations will be used for her grandchildren’s education.