November 5, 1928 – March 10, 2019
Ronald DeMello, 90, of New Bedford, passed away on Sunday, March 10, 2019 at The Oaks. He was the husband of the late Kathleen (De Forge) DeMello.
Born in New Bedford, he was the son of the late Manuel and Johanna (Costa) DeMello. Mr. DeMello retired from the New Bedford School Department in grounds maintenance. He previously worked for Ron DeMello Trucking and as a tree surgeon for Munson Tree Service.
Ronald’s family would like to thank the staff at The Oaks and MasterPeace Home Health Care for their care and compassion.
Surviving children are, David DeMello and wife Lori, Deborah Manzone and husband Richard, Rhonda McIntosh and husband Craig Santos, Karyn Labonte and husband Stephen, Karen LaFrance and Stacy Barboza; a brother, Edward DeMello; a sister, Marjorie Rezendes; a Godchild, Cheryl Ann DeMello; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his son, Ronald “Butch” DeMello, Jr. and a sister, Ruth Ann Correa.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 from 9-11am with a Funeral Service at 11am at the Waring-Sullivan Home at Dartmouth, 230 Russells Mills Rd., Dartmouth followed by burial in Cushing Cemetery, Mendell Rd., Mattapoisett. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or www.stjude.org
For online tributes please visit: www.waring-sullivan.com
St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105
- Visitation Wednesday, March 13, 2019
- Funeral Service Wednesday, March 13, 2019
- Burial Wednesday, March 13, 2019
March 12, 2019
Karen and Rhonda I'm sorry to hear about your father's passing. Threw the years I have from time to time remember the days from Shaw Road. Your father was a good man. He will be missed. God Bless all if you.
Gary and Judy Brown
March 12, 2019
Our condolences go out to the entire family. RIP
March 11, 2019
Karen. Joe and l send our condolences to you, Steve, and your family. Praying for you at this time for the loss of your dad. Blessings