Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Prayers requested: Passing of parishioner, Fred Melchiori

Fred A. Melchiori, 87, of Louisville passed away Saturday, January 4, 2014. We pray for Fred's eternal rest and joy in the fullness of the Kingdom, and peace and comfort for her family and friends.

Fred was born to the late Angelo and Irene Melchiori in San Francisco. He was a resident of Elmcroft Assisted Living Center in Mount Washington, and a member of Saint Francis Xavier Church there. Fred was also a longtimeg member of St. Ignatius Martyr Catholic Church  in Louisvile. Mr. Melchiori served our country in the US Army during World War II

Preceding him in death were his parents; wife, Leonora Melchiori; and sister-in-law, Angeline Yates. 

He is survived by his son, Vince Melchiori; nephews and nieces, Michael, Diana and Linda; special friends, Mark and Mary Shisler. 

Visitation will be held 3-8 p.m. Tuesday at Ratterman and Sons, 3800 Bardstown Road. A Mass of Christian Burial is scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Ignatius Martyr Catholic Church. 

Memorial contributions may take the form of donation to St. Ignatius, St. Vincent DePaul, or Hosparus. Online condolences may be made atwww.Ratterman.com.