OBITUARY

Arturo Melve

May 1, 1946April 13, 2019
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Arturo Melve, 72, passed away on April 13, 2019. He was born in Corpus Christi, Texas on May 1, 1946 to Jose and Genoveva D. Melve. Arturo attended Roy Miller High School and received a vocational certificate from Del Mar College. He had a career in heating/air conditioning maintenance. Arturo was married to Nori Reyes Melve on September 21, 1968. He had a passion for his family, politics and his Westside community of Molina. He is survived by his wife, Nori Melve; children, Michelle Melve (Albert) Mendoza and Monica Melve (Gilbert) De La Garza; grandchildren: Briana De La Garza, Gabriel De La Garza, Albert Mendoza, and Isabella Mendoza; great-grandchild, Jeremiah Ovalle; sisters, Maria Blanca Martinez and Maria de Jesus Trujillo. Arturo was preceded in death by his parents, Jose and Genoveva Melve; brothers, Jose Melve, Jr., Juan Melve and Francisco Melve; sisters, Delia Melve, Consuelo Perez, Carmen Vargas, Juanita Garza, Virginia Rivera and Gloria Morrow; and granddaughter, Anna Mendoza. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Memory Gardens Funeral Home with a Rosary to be recited at 7:00 pm that same evening. Funeral Service will be held at 11:30 am on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Memory Gardens Chapel with Interment to be held at 1:00 pm at the Coastal Bend State Veterans Cemetery. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.memorygardensfuneralhome.com.

  • FAMILY

  • Nori Melve, Spouse
  • Michelle Melve (Albert) Mendoza, Daughter
  • Monica Melve (Gilbert) De La Garza, Daughter
  • Briana De La Garza, Grandchild
  • Gabriel De La Garza, Grandchild
  • Albert Mendoza, Grandchild
  • Isabella Mendoza, Grandchild
  • Jeremiah Ovalle, Great Grandchild
  • Maria Blanca Martinez, Sister
  • Maria de Jesus Trujillo, Sister
  • Jose and Genoveva Melve, Parents
  • Jose Melve Jr., Brother
  • Juan Melve, Brother
  • Francisco Melve, Brother
  • Delia Melve, Sister
  • Consuelo Perez, Sister
  • Carmen Vargas, Sister
  • Juanita Garza, Sister
  • Virginia Rivera, Sister
  • Gloria Morrow, Sister
  • Anna Mendoza, Granddaughter

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, April 17, 2019
  • Holy Rosary Wednesday, April 17, 2019
  • Funeral Service Thursday, April 18, 2019
  • Interment Thursday, April 18, 2019
REMEMBERING

Arturo Melve

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Sandra Gloria

April 15, 2019

Thank you for always being so kind. I didn't have a father growing up so you were the only example I had of being a great dad to Monica and Michelle. Rest in peace and watch over your family from above.

Love always,
Sandra

Maria moreno

April 15, 2019

MR. MELVE WAS A TRUE FRIEND .. HE SHOWED HIS LOVE FOR HIS FAMILY AND LEAVES A LEGACY IN HIS LOVING DAUGHTER'S . HE WAS SO PROUD OF HIS GRANDCHILDREN AS WELL.. NORI WAS HIS LOVE AND HE WAS PROUD OF HER LOVE TO THEIR DAUGHTERS, SONS IN LAW AND GRANDCHILDREN . HE HELPED HIS COMMUNITY IN SEVERAL CAPACITIES . REST IN PEACE MY DEAR FRIEND. PRAYERS FOR NORI AND FAMILY. HE WILL BE MISSED 🙏🙏🙏🙏

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