|Birth: ||Feb. 6, 1926|
|Death: ||Jun. 25, 2008|
Margaret Rebecca (Stone) Mello, 82, of John Clarke Retirement Center, Middletown, RI, formerly of 33 Clearview Avenue, Portsmouth, RI, passed away with her family by her side.
She was the wife of the late Antone Paul Mello.
Born in Fall River, MA, she was the daughter of the late George F. and Hannah (Flynn) Stone.
As a young woman, Margaret worked in the sewing mills of Fall River, MA. Over the years, she also worked as a waitress at Tommy's Dinner and Paul & Eddies Restaurant. She settled into work as an assembler at Raytheon where she retired in 1989. She was a communicant of St. Barnabas Church. She was a former member of the Portsmouth Senior Citizens Center and a charter member of the Tiverton Rod and Gun Club where both she and her husband won many archery awards. In addition to her love of travel and family, she enjoyed dancing with her loving husband and a good game of bingo with her friends.
She is survived by her children Margo Mello of New Smyrna, FL, Donna Mello of St. Petersburg, FL, Lyn Mello and his wife Doreen of Portsmouth, RI, Denise Bruno and her husband Michael of Lake Worth, FL, Karen Transue and her husband Frederick of Portsmouth, RI, Lyle Mello and his wife Arleen of Clifton, VA, Kevin Mello of Venice, FL, Kim Mello of Tiverton, RI and Stacy Mello and her husband Henry of Portsmouth, RI, and her grandchildren Dawn O'Brien, Erin Ivy, Billy Sickles, Deanna Pontello, Kim Albro, Paul Mello, Kristel Massarotti, Antonètte Marshall, Robert Mello, Da'neen Bruno, Jack Clarke III, Jamie Transue, Lauren Mello, Bianca Trevino-Mello, Savannah and Greer Mello, Kayla and Kelsey Donnelly, and Rose, Morgan, Kyle and John Pires.
She also leaves her great-grandchildren Samuel and Dayna Pontello, Antonia and Angelica Sickles, Brandon and Nathan Hall, Christian and Cody Albro, Halie Massarotti, Delainey Mello, and Jack Andrew Clarke. She was the sister of the late Francis Stone, John Stone, George Stone, Hannah C. Castonguay, Kathryn Silvia, Mary L. Moffett and Ellen Hetzel.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held in St. Barnabas Church, 1697 East Main Road, Portsmouth, RI.
Saint Columba Catholic Cemetery
Rhode Island, USA
Created by: Serenity
Record added: Jul 01, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27973491
May you rest in eternal peace.|
Added: Jul. 1, 2008