Carlos V. Mello, Jr., 90

Jul 14, 2020

Carlos V. Mello, Jr., 90, of Dartmouth, died Friday, July 3, 2020 at St. Luke's Hospital following a brief illness. He was the widower of Edith Joan (Fonseca) Mello and son of the late Carlos V. Mello, Sr. and Susan (Calnen) Mello.

Born in New Bedford, he resided in Dartmouth sine 1968 and was a member of Smith Mills Congregational Church where he sang in the choir. Mr. Mello was employed as a manager for Beneficial Finance until his retirement.

In his leisure time, he enjoyed a variety of activities including golfing, fishing, vegetable and flower gardening. Known for his love of music, he sang and played the guitar.

His family includes his daughter, Jennifer A. Mello of New Bedford; his son, Michael R. Mello and his wife, Katherine of New Bedford; two grandchildren, Kerri Torres and Russell Mello; three great-grandchildren, Alyssa, Christian and Jax and several nieces and nephews. He was the brother of the late Russell Mello and Barbara Beatriz.

His graveside service in St. John Cemetery will be conducted at a time to be announced.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to American Cancer Society, 3 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Aubertine-Lopes Funeral Home, 129 Allen Street, New Bedford.