Outill Kamel Melhem, 55, of Easton passed away on April 2, 2021 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Warren Campus. He was born in Kfarsghab, Lebanon on August 8, 1965, a son of Rimah Karam Melhem and the late Kamel Melhem. Outill was married to the late Tracy Bender Melhem who passed away in 2014. Outill was a graduate of Easton Area High School, class of 1983. He was a self-employed carpet installer, whose customers all loved him. He was an avid hockey player in high school, and enjoyed trips to the casino. What he loved the most, though, was spending time with his daughters. He was a member of Our Lady of Lebanon Maronite Catholic Church in Easton. In addition to his mother, he is survived by his loving daughters Colette DeBias, Brittany DeBias (Bryan), Sydney Melhem and Isabella Wilmer, all of Easton; grandchildren Julius, Amaya, Mayson, Leo and Vayda; and siblings Asmahan Elias (Poussain), Berlin Bahri (Chalita), Raymond Melhem, Desire Melhem, Ghannajah Vaccaro, Jack Melhem (Francesca) and Hulwe Moussa (Joseph); and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins in America, Lebanon and Australia. In addition to his father and wife, he was predeceased by his brother in-law, Anthony Vaccaro. Outill will be remembered at a Mass of Christian burial at Our Lady of Lebanon Church, 4th and Ferry Sts., Easton on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 10:30 AM. Calling hours will be 9:30 AM until 10:30AM at the Church Interment to follow at Gethsemane Cemetery.
Contributions may be made to Our Lady of Lebanon Church in Outill’s name.