An Air Force veteran, Mel proudly served his country during Vietnam. He worked for many years as an electrical designer with Polaroid. He was a former coach for Revere Youth Hockey. He also was a member of the D.A.V. and the Crystal Community Club in Wakefield. While he enjoyed golfing and visiting the local casinos in his freetime, spending time with his family brought Mel the most joy of all.
A visitation will be held in the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons ~ Bruno Funeral Home, 128 Revere Street, Revere on Sunday, January 22, 2023 from 2 – 6 PM. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. A funeral will be held from the Funeral Home on Monday, January 23, 2023 at 9 AM followed by a Funeral Mass in St. Mary of the Assumption Church, 670 Washington Ave, Revere at 10 AM. Interment in Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett. At the family’s request, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mel’s memory to the Disabled Veterans of America at https://www.dav.org/ways-to-give/. For guestbook, please visit www.buonfiglio.com