NEW BEDFORD: Emily (Medeiros) Mello, passed away on Monday, July 08, 2019 at St. Luke's Hospital, after a period of declining health. She was the wife of the late Arthur M. Mello, and the daughter of the late Manuel and Mary (Esteves) Medeiros.
She was a lifelong resident of the greater New Bedford area. Formerly employed at local Textile Industries as a Seamstress, until her retirement.
Survivors include; a son Robert Mello of Florida and former wife Jo-Ann Mello of New Bedford; a daughter Lois Ann Mello of New Bedford; two grandchildren Erica Rodrigues and her husband Milton, Kevin Mello and his wife Sonia; four great-grandchildren Olivia, Kyle, Aiden and Dylan; several nieces and nephews.
She was the sister of the late Germaine Ferreira, Frank Medeiros, Patricia Medeiros, Sophie Cordeiro, Florence Jorge, Alice Benoit, Irene Roseman and Maryanne Frechette.
Visiting hours omitted. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral mass on Thursday, July 11, 2019, at 9 AM at St. Joseph/St. Therese Church, Acushnet Avenue, New Bedford.
Interment at Pine Grove Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations in her memory to: Disabled American Veterans.
Arrangements are in care of Cabral Baylies Square-Lamoureux Funeral Home, 512 No. Front Street, New Bedford.
Online condolences to the family can be made on our website; www.cabralbaylies.com.