Mary R. Mello, 91, of Turlock, died on October 26th. She was born in March 1925 in Stockton, California. Loving wife of the late Manuel F. Mello and loving mother of son, Lynn Mello of Adin, California. Mary and Manuel were partners in life and work. They did everything together. They operated a dairy business in Ceres for many years. Then “retired” to work as custodians for sacred Heart Catholic School for many more years. They were loved by the children, staff, and priests who called them M&M. Mary was a giving and loving person. She was always there to help others. She had 14 godchildren and had a special relationship with each one.
Family and friends are invited to visit Thursday, November 3rd from 4-7pm at Allen Mortuary in Turlock, with Recitation of the Rosary at 7pm. A Mass will be held at 11am Friday, November 4th at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Burial to follow at Turlock Memorial Park. Donations may be sent in her name to Alexander Cohen Hospice House, 2201 Euclid Ave, Hughson, CA 95326. Please leave memories and condolences at www.allenmortuary.com.