Melba Fernandez Prado of Northwest Philadelphia passed away on January 31st, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Arsenio Prado. Loving mother of Aris Prado, Arlene P. Simon and the late Armando Caliwara. Also survived by 7 grandchildren as well as 4 sisters and 1 brother and many nieces and nephews. Family and friends are invited to gather, remember and celebrate Melba’s life on Sunday February 11th from 12:00PM to 1:00PM at McCafferty Funeral & Cremation Inc. 6711 Frankford ave. (between Unruh & Knorr Sts) There will be a Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Hope RC Chruch 5200 N. Broad St. Phila., PA. Melba’s final resting place will be in her homeland, the Philippines.