mel 2DPHS Patriarch of Dana Point, August 11, 1923 – May 19, 2015. Mel and Helen Pierce were honored as DPHS Founders in 2007.  Mel lived here from the age of six, with the exception of his service in WWII, loved Dana Point and believed in serving his community. Services will be held Saturday, June 6 at 2 PM at South Shores Community Church.

Please click here to read all about the lives of Mel and his family when he was named Patriarch of the Dana Point Historical Society on May 13, 2015:   http://www.danapointhistorical.org/presidents-messsage-may-june-2015/2365/