2017-06-07 / Obituaries

Mary Margaret Mele


Mary Margaret Mele, 80, of Berkeley Springs, died Friday, May 26, 2017 at War Memorial Hospital.

Born November 17, 1936 in Morristown, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Albert Lewis and Mable Evelyn Turner Haines.

She was a graduate of Morristown High School in Morristown.

She was a professional chef and in recent years was a homemaker.

She was a member of the Salvation Army.

She liked to cook and bowled on various leagues, Tri-State Ladies League and Starlight Mixed League.

She is survived by her husband of 34 years Michael Joseph Mele at home; three children, Tommy Haines of California, Evelyn Overstreet, Bethlehem, Pa. and Charlie Potts, Marshall Creek, Pa.; eight grandchildren, Jacob Haines, Lucas Haines, Shane Davis, Joseph Potts, Susan Potts, Jessica Potts, John Potts and Laura VanHorn; four great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Saturday, June 3 at Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Berkeley Springs. Pastor Dick Voorhaar officiated. Burial was private.

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