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Helen P. Mello

Jun 13, 2014

Helen P. Mello, 62, of Shepherdstown, died Friday, June 6, 2014, at Hospice of the Panhandle Inpatient Facility, Kearneysville.

Born Feb. 27, 1952, in Martinsburg, she is the daughter of Charlotte (Housden) Weller, of Shenandoah Junction and the late Iley O. Weller.

Mrs. Mello worked at the Clarion Hotel.

She was of the Pentecostal faith.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband, Lewis P. Mello, at home; son, Christopher K. Bush, of Cumberland, Md., grandchildren, Juanita Bush and William K. Bush; two great-grandchildren; former husband, John K. Bush; sisters, Marie C. Hanly and husband, Martin, of West Orange, New Jersey, Elaine R. Reed and husband, William, of Ranson, and Phyllis S. Harder and husband, Terry, of Shenandoah Junction; brother, Iley Oliver Weller Jr. and wife, Janet, of Rio; and nieces and nephews.

Services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 11, at Millville Pentecostal Church, Millville, with Pastor Mark Compton officiating. Interment was at Edge Hill Cemetery, Charles Town.

Arrangements were by Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home, Charles Town.

Please sign the online guestbook and view her obituary at www.mtstrider.com

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Panhandle, 330 Hospice Lane, Kearneysville, WV 25430.