Alfred V. Melena, Sr., age 73 of Modesto, passed away on Saturday, October 17, 2020. He was born in Newark, California and raised in Union City where he graduated from James Logan High School in 1965. He was proud of the many years he worked building automobiles for Nummi in Fremont. He lived in Modesto since 1988 and was an avid Raiders fan. He also enjoyed attending all kinds of sports games and loved listening to oldies.
Alfred is survived by his wife Flor Martinez; daughter Yvonne Enriquez, son Alfred Melena, Jr., daughter Yvette Del Mercado, daughter Rosa Rueda, son Robert Rueda, and son David Martinez; 10 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his three siblings Eufemia Estrella, Dolores Guzman, and Gloria Mayfield.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 from 4pm – 8 pm at Allen Mortuary in Turlock. Graveside service will be held on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at 1pm at Acacia Memorial Park in Modesto.