Marcelo Lara, age 80, of Athens, AL formerly of Huntsville, AL passed away at his home on February 22, 2017 after a long illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Elizardo Lara and Amelia Mascuñana Lara.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 57 years, Gardenia C. Lara; two daughters, Yvette M. Lara, Claudine (Troy) Evans; six grandchildren, Clay (Rima) Pence, Jessica Pence, Jonathan Pence, Joshua Evans, Richard Evans and Christine Evans; and numerous cousins. Marcelo was loved by all his family and many friends.
Special thanks to Marcelo's hospice caregivers, Sharon Wilson, Michelle Uchida and the entire staff at the Good Samaritan Hospice of Madison.
Visitation will be from 1pm to 3pm at Valhalla Funeral Home on Sunday, February 26, 2017. Services will immediately follow at 3pm and interment will be in Valhalla Memory Gardens. Please sign his guest registry at www.valhallafunerals.com.
Published on February 24, 2017