Melissa Dorssom, (75) passed away at home on July 25, 2018. Melissa was born in K.C., MO to Donna Jean and Lowell Gordon, and grew up in the Leawood, KS area. She attended Loretto Academy High School and Kansas State University where she met and married Harold Dorssom. Together they had four daughters: DeAun Russell (Andy), Sarah Malone (Tom), Cary Spangler, and Amy McKenna (Jeff) and later divorced. Melissa spent most of her adult life in Lincoln, NE. Throughout her life she worked in Social Services and was passionate about fighting for and serving the underprivileged. She was a member of Bethany Christian Church where she was active in many church committees/organizations. In addition to her daughters, Melissa leaves behind a brother (John Conner), 12 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild and her beloved dog, Meiko. She was preceded in death by both of her parents. Funeral Services will be held at Bethany Christian Church, 1645 N. Cotner Blvd, Lincoln, NE at 2:00 PM on August 26, 2018. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her honor to Bethany Christian Church.