October 11, 1935 ~ September 16, 2012
Melvin Louis Monteiro, age 76, passed away on Sunday, September 16, 2012 in Fallbrook, California. He was born on October 11, 1935 in Mountain View, California. He is survived by his daughters, Cindy & Rick Dietz, Seana & Ed Aguirre and Kelly Monteiro; brothers, John Monteiro and Gilbert Monteiro; sisters, Marlene Cox, Shirley Stokes and Kathleen Trivison; granchildren, Andrea, Britt, Joshua, Matthew, Bryan and Mitchell; and great-granchildren, Conner, Xavier and Grayson. He was preceded in death by loving wife, Patricia Monteiro; parents, John & Mary Monteiro; and daughter, Susan Gaxiola. A viewing is scheduled for Sunday, September 23, 2012 at England Family Mortuary from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. with the Celebration of Life at 1:00 p.m. He will be laid to rest on Monday, September 24, 2012 in a private ceremony at Riverside National Cemetery.