September 16, 1933 - April 26, 2018
Mellace, John of Billerica formerly of Revere passed away surrounded by his loving family on April 26, 2018. Beloved husband of 54 years to Elaine (Pardo) Mellace. Devoted father of Annette Villers and husband Donald of Haverhill, and Linda Rice and husband Kevin of Dunstable. Cherished grandfather of Evan and Lily Rice, and Victoria and Madison Villers. Dear brother of Adelaide DelloRusso and her late husband Jerry, Arthur Mellace and his late wife Susan of Peabody, and the late Jimmy, Louis, and Angie Attenasio, Angela Kiss, and Anthony Mellace. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Funeral from the Paul Buonfiglio & Sons-Bruno Funeral Home 128 Revere St, Revere on Tuesday May 1, 2018 at 10:00am. Funeral Mass at St. Anthony’s Church at 11:00am. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. A visitation will be held on Monday from 4:00pm to 8:00pm. In lieu of flowers, kindly make a memorial donation in John’s name to the New England Center and Home for Veteran’s, 17 Court Street, PO Box 845257, Boston, MA, 02284-5257. www.nechv.org/tributegift, or Merrimack Valley Hospice http://www.homehealthfoundation.org/how-your-gift-helps/. Interment Puritan Lawn Memorial Park.