John F. “Mel” Carroll

John F. “Mel” Carroll, III, 63 of Second Street passed away on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at Rhode Island Hospital.    Born in Providence, he was a son of the late John F. Carroll, Jr. and Genevieve (Baughan) Carroll.    Mel worked for the State of Rhode Island for many years before he retired.  He enjoyed playing basketball, working out at the Y.M.C.A. and spending time with his niece and two nephews.   He leaves two sisters, Judy Carroll and Christy Carroll both of East Providence, one niece, Pammy Mutter, two nephews, Chris Mutter and his wife Megan and Michael DiPasquale and one great nephew, Camden Mutter.  Calling hours will be held on Monday from 4-7 PM in the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence.