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Arturo Mele

September 26, 1931 ~ November 17, 2023 (age 92) 92 Years Old
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Arturo Mele Obituary

MELE, Arturo  In East Boston, formerly of Avellino, Italy on November 17, 2023.  Beloved husband of Sessina (Penta) Mele.

Loving father of Anthony, Dino, Pasquale "Pat" and the late John Mele.  Father-in-law of Christine, Vanessa and Julie.

Cherished Nonno of Tess, Robert, Gio, Anthony, Angelina, Gianna, Alexandra, Matthew, Sessina and Luca.

Arturo immigrated to East Boston from Avellino in 1963. He and his wife settled on Havre St. and have remained in the same house for 52 years.

He worked as a mason all over Massachustts and loved gardening and his old world traditions.  He enjoyed wine-making and making his tomato sauce from his own home-grown tomatoes and basil.

Arturo's Funeral services were held privately on Wednesday, November 22, concluding with Entombment in Woodlawn Versailles Mausoleum.

Donations in his memory to support end-of-life care can be made payable to Mass. General Hospital (Arturo Mele Tribute) would be greatly appreciated by his family and mailed to: Mass General Hospital Development Office, 125 Nashua St., Suite 540, Boston, MA 02114.

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