James R. Mellon

Obituary of James R. Mellon

James R. “Spike” Mellon, 74, of Limerick, PA, passed away on May 16, 2017 and joined the love of his life Gail.


He was born in West Conshohocken, PA on September 21, 1942, the son of James F. and Alice (Dettra) Mellon.

Spike has been living in Limerick for 34 years. He was formerly of West Conshohocken.  He was a faithful member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Royersford.   

Spike was the husband of the late Gail R. (Henriques) Mellon. 

He is survived by his daughter, Deborah Nash of  Collegeville; son, Stephen (Ann) Mellon of Boyertown; daughter, Kathleen (Kyle) Rigg of Douglassville; brother, Thomas (Patricia) Mellon of King of Prussia; grandchildren, Anthony and Megan Nash, Patrick & Daniel Mellon, and Lauren Rigg. 

Spike was a good friend and a wonderful Dad and Grandfather.  He was a man of integrity.  He was a very kind, caring man; always nice to everyone he met.

His Memorial Mass will be held on Friday, May 26, 2017 at 10:30 AM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 838 Walnut St., Royersford, PA 19468.  Fr. Peter DiMaria will celebrate the Mass.

Friends may call on Friday morning from 9:30 AM to 10:15 AM at the Church.  

Interment will be private at a later date in Calvary Cemetery.