Orlando "“Larry”" Amelio(1925 - 2013)

Monterey – Larry went to be with our Lord on Thursday, October 3, 2013. He was a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather, uncle and friend to all. As a native of the Bronx, New York, Larry was a very proud NY Yankees fan, served in the Navy during WWII, retired after 34 years with the Pacific Bell Phone Company and was a member of the Monterey Elks Lodge, the Italian Catholic Federation and "The Telephone Pioneers."
Larry was predeceased by his first wife, Nina; daughter, Maryanne; parents, Eugenio and Marie and numerous brothers and sisters.
He is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, Katherine; sons, Larry, Jr. (Joan) and Joe (Tawny); stepchildren, Genelle (Ron), Annette (Mike) and Barney (Natalie); siblings, Josie, Anna Marie and John; grandchildren, great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Larry was indeed a wonderful man, having a profound impact on all who knew him. He will be sorely missed.
Private services have been held. Please visit www.missionmortuary.com to sign Larry's guest-

Funeral Home

Mission Mortuary
450 Camino El Estero Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 204-1219

Published in The Monterey Herald on Oct. 15, 2013