Notice: Jose deMelo

Jose deMelo 1931-2017

Peacefully at his home on Monday, January 9, 2017. Jose deMelo of Williamsburg at the age of 85 years. Dearly beloved husband of Gilda deMelo. Loving father of Francine Soares (Jose), Gilda Freitas (Joao), Joseph Jr., Tonie deMelo, Lawrence, Suzzette Diotte (Marc) and Clara deMelo. Survived by 6 sisters and 1 brother. Predeceased by 1 brother. Sadly missed by his 2 grandsons Philip Soares and Brandon Diotte. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Funeral Arrangements A private service for Jose`s wife and children will take place at the Marsden McLaughlin Funeral Home in Williamsburg. Donations to the Alzheimer`s Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. Online condolences may be made at

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