Melvin Matthew Marino

April 5, 1936 ~ November 19, 2019 (age 83)


Melvin Matthew Marino, 83, passed away on November 19, 2019. Beloved husband of the late Gloria McEntee Marino since 1964. Beloved father of Randall M. Marino and Christian M. Marino. Son of the late Antonio M. Marino and Blanche Bordelon Flinn. Brother of the late Carolyn “Chin” Colomes (Robert). Uncle of Lesly C. Davi (Phillip) and the late Vincent Rene Colomes. Melvin was a native of New Orleans, and a resident of Metairie since 1974. Was a graduate of St. Aloysius High School in New Orleans and served in the United States Air Force. He was stationed in Germany and worked for Orleans Levee Board. Private services by Tharp Sontheimer Funeral Home, 1600 N. Causeway Blvd, Metairie, LA. Condolences may be expressed online at

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