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In Tribute to Melissa Harrington Hughes
31 years old.   Residence: San Francisco, Calif.
Died in World Trade Center

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Melissa, your earned your angel wings on September 11. Although you were taken from this earth way too early, I know you are in heaven looking down on your family and friends. I did not know you personally but sometimes I feel like I did because your story has had such an impact on me. I can remember hearing your voice mail for the first time and sitting in front of the television with tears streaming down my face. I have said a lot of prayers for your family and friends over the years. My heart goes out to your family. I really hope that your dear husband has found some peace and has been able to move on and find happiness again. We will never forget you!

*** Posted by Rebecca on 2012-09-11 ***

I have never forgotten you, Melissa.

*** Posted by Lori on 2012-09-03 ***

I just saw a video with your father and heard your message to your husband.. My heart breaks for you.. I am so very sorry you have gone through this.. I am so saddened by this.. we are the same age.. RIP sweet angel!

*** Posted by Carmela on 2012-04-16 ***

you were a beautiful person. your story inspired me. I hope that your family is ok and you are resting in peace. bless.

*** Posted by jonathan on 2012-01-30 ***

Rest In Peace Melissa.

*** Posted by Michael Soekawa on 2011-12-23 ***

May God bless you with the Holy Spirit and give you the strengh to go forth and live your life. I bless you in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit

*** Posted by sean hughes on 2011-12-09 ***

Words to express the sorrow I felt after reading this cant just come out right. May God grant Sean an internal peace only He can give.

*** Posted by Sawo on 2011-11-13 ***

I see your history and I was like OH MY God
God bless you an your family sorry the accident was terrible I see it I almost cried but I hope all your family are well always be in my thoughts <3

*** Posted by Abigail Harrington on 2011-11-12 ***

god bless you

*** Posted by Anonymous on 2011-09-29 ***

My name is Helene Hicks and I was in Turkey as a civilian contractor when 9/11 hit. I was coming in the door from work and a minute later the second plane hit. I am from Bucks Cty, Pa and had moved to Ms in 1996 to marry military. But my roots are still Bucks Cty where I was an EMT and a fire fighter.I watched tv for days hoping people would be reunited with families and hoping I would not see someone I knew. I am writing because Diane Sawyer was doing interviews with people looking for loved ones and Sean Hughes was on TV showing a picture of his new wife Melissa Harrington Hughes. He said she was in one of the towers for a meeting and he was looking for her, he said he spoke to her while the tower was on fire and she seemed to be above the plane area. At the time I did not catch all the info and knew it was "H" for hughes. I scanned articles and wondered what ever happened to him and if he found his wife. Over the years the heart wrenching interview has dragged it self back into my thoughts. Today in your article I found her and now know what happened to her. Can you tell me has her husband moved on and found peace after this tragety? I will never forget the look on his face crying and pleading for information about her. Is there a way to make a donation in her memory???

*** Posted by Helene Hicks on 2011-09-13 ***

Just watched the History Channel special on 9/11 and am deeply affected by the tragic events of this day that live on with us forever. Your story touched me, as I live in San Francisco where you, too, decided to make your home and build a life. My heart goes out to your family and friends.

*** Posted by Anonymous on 2011-09-13 ***

God bless you and your family and friends. Like so many people mentioned on page, your message to your husband and your photos are unforgettable. May you rest in peace with the knowledge that you left this world a better place.

*** Posted by Anonymous on 2011-09-13 ***

Bob and beverly.....will forever keep your beautiful daughter, Melissa, in my thoughts and prayers.  So many wonderful memories of her as a little girl at the soccer games and my girls trip with all of you to Disney. With love, Maureen

*** Posted by maureen marti racela on 2011-09-13 ***

I will never forget the first time I heard of you. I was at a gas station in Great Barrington M.A. and saw the candle with your picture. I was so saddened to think of what you and your family went through on that day. I bought the candle and every anniversary of 9/11 I lit it in memory of you. I went to college in Springfield and I was drawn into everything about you. I have never forgotten the phone calls you had placed. I have never forgotten the sound of your voice. I will never forget you. God bless you and your family. Please know that you will never be forgotten.

*** Posted by April Koldys on 2011-09-12 ***

I only heard your voice once....the last phone call to your husband before your passing. I saw your picture once on the TV as the station played your message. Although I never met you, I have not forgotten you. You were my age and married on the same day as I was. I think of you often and wonder how your family is doing. You are beautiful and young and had your whole life in front of you. My heart broke for your husband, for you, for your family. I finally googled your story to find this web page. I wanted you to know that you have touched others. I could hear the love you had for your husband in your message. I think of you to make sure I do not take my husband for granted and to try harder when life has put a wedge inbetween us. I wanted you to know that your death was not in vain and terror. It taught me to love and to love a lot, especially my husband. Thank you for that gift. Rest in peace, Melissa! I will never forget you!

*** Posted by Jamie Washburn on 2011-09-12 ***

Yours is the life I have thought of most over thye past 10 years. You must be an Angel now.
Lorin Smith of Wooster, Ohio

*** Posted by Lorin Smith on 2011-09-12 ***

You will never be forgotten by anyone who heard you last message to your beloved husband, Sean and may the angels watch over you and all of your families, until they met you once again in Heaven..........xo Jan Hughes

*** Posted by Jan Hughes on 2011-09-12 ***

I remember watching you on Good Morning America, you were looking for your wife. I heard the heart wrentching phone call. So sorry for your loss.

*** Posted by Laura D on 2011-09-11 ***

Thinking about you Melissa on the 10th anniversary of that terrible day. All of your friends remember you as a wonderful friend, loving wife, and vivacious spirit who made an impact on so many people. You will always be missed and always be apart of our lives.

*** Posted by Rob Dalehite on 2011-09-11 ***

Like so many others, I heard the terribly sad message Melissa left after the first tower was hit. It broke my heart and continues now, especially today, 9-11-11. She was a beautiful, accomplished young woman at the prime of her life.

I know she and her husband had only been married a year, but I can only hope that since the tragedy he has found some measure of peace.

God bless their families and God Bless America.

*** Posted by Catherine on 2011-09-11 ***

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