July 19, 1930 - December 10, 2021
MELLO, Margaret Lorraine (Evangelho) age 91, formerly of Fresno, CA passed away Friday, December 10, 2021. Margaret was born on July 19, 1930 on the MacNiel Ranch on North and Cornelia and moved to 4701 California Ave at the age of 10. She lived 70 + years of her life on California Ave. and was a graduate of West Park Elementary and Central Union High School. Margaret attended 4 C’s college and had a long successful career as a secretary in the farm industry. Margaret’s passions were many. She started playing accordion and piano at age 13 and was head majorette all four years of high school. Margaret was preceded in death by Anthony, her husband of 59 years and her parents Tony and Anna Evangelho. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, fondly referred to as GG. Margaret enjoyed spending time outdoors and working hours in her flowerbeds and yard. Weeds and leaves didn’t stand a chance in her yard. Margaret spent the past two years with her granddaughter Tiffany and family at Lake Ludwig, AR. They lovingly cared for her until her last day. Margaret continued to work in her flowerbeds up until her passing. Margaret is survived by daughters, Yolanda Mello, Cheryl Mello, Renée Mello and her husband Bill, Dorena Denise Mello-Wisch and her husband Pat, and sons, Raymond Mello and his wife Nitima and Robert Mello. Margaret was loved by many. She has 15 grandchildren , 20 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. She also has 6 nephews and several cousins. A viewing will be held Wednesday, 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., January 5, 2022, at Chapel of the Light, 1620 W. Belmont Avenue. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, January 6, 2022, at Fresno Memorial Gardens, 175 S. Cornelia Avenue. The family would like to express our thanks for the wonderful help and care given by Kindered Hospice and our sincere gratitude to, granddaughter, Tiffany and family for making GG’s last years full of life and happy moments.
MELLO, Margaret Lorraine (Evangelho) age 91, formerly of Fresno, CA passed away Friday, December 10, 2021. Margaret was born on July 19, 1930 on the MacNiel Ranch on North and Cornelia and moved to 4701 California Ave at the age of 10. She lived... View Obituary & Service Information
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