December 8, 2023

Katherine “Sis” Mello


Katherine “Sis” Mello, 83, of Rehoboth, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, September 3, 2022, at home. She was the beloved wife of Francis J. Mello to whom she was married to 62 years.

Born in Providence, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Celia (Delaney) Moniz. Mrs. Mello was a staff nurse at Miriam Hospital where she worked on unit 4B for 30 years and also worked in Hematology and oncology units as well as the operating room. She later retired after 45 years of service to Miriam Hospital. Mrs. Mello enjoyed the outdoors, camping, traveling the country with her husband in their motorhome as well as going on cruises. She adored working on her farm in Rehoboth caring for their horses and other animals. Most of all, she was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother who was adored by all and will be dearly missed.

Besides her husband, she has one daughter, Carolyn A. Bouillon of Riverside, one son Anthony Francis Mello of Rehoboth, four grandchildren, Anthony Bouillon, Jonathan Bouillon both of Riverside, Heather Mello of Warwick, and Mark Mello of Rehoboth, one great-granddaughter, Riley Pirtle. She also leaves one brother Lloyd Moniz of Riverside, she was the sister of the late, Edward Moniz, and Joseph Kenneth, Moniz.

Calling hours are respectfully omitted. Burial will be private.

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