Melody Annette Bieder, 71, of Belle Plaine, passed away on March 26, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital in Shakopee.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 1 at 11 a.m. Immanuel United Methodist Church in Jordan
Melody was born in McGrath, Minnesota on December 6, 1945 to Henry and Pearl Johansen. She grew up in McGrath and graduated from McGrath High School in 1963.
She married the love of her life Darrell on October 24, 1976. They raised their family in Belle Plaine.  
Melody retired from Pillsbury Company in 2008.
Melody is survived by her husband, Darrell of 40 years; children, Chris (Kristy) Bieder of Belle Plaine and Jennifer (Travis) Culbert of Lonsdale; grandchildren, Egan, 16, Mackenzie, 15, Tucker, 14, Maverick, 4, and Stetson, 2; siblings, Susan Storch of Mora, Bob Johansen of Mora and Joyce (Gary) Johnson of Marine on St. Croix; several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Pearl; father-in-law, Milo Bieder; and mother-in-law, Alice Bieder.