A rosary is scheduled for 7 p.m., Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, at St. John’s Catholic Church for Mary Helen Melendez, 61, who passed away on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, at her home surrounded by her loved ones. Funeral Mass is scheduled for 9 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, also at St. John’s Catholic Church, with Father Andrew Miles celebrating. Burial will follow at South Park Cemetery.
Mary was born May 12, 1952, in Roswell, to Joe Torres and Margarita Prudencio. She was raised by her aunt Phyllis P. Barreras and Login to read more