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Melba Joan Kaszuba

February 11, 1938 — April 22, 2023

Rio Rancho

Beloved Wife and mother Melba Joan Kaszuba, age 85, a resident of Rio Rancho since 1991, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, April 22, 2023.  She is survived by her daughter Karen Hilton, son James Kaszuba and wife Sandra, grandchildren Ryan Hilton and Elyssa Hilton and sister Faye Woods all of Rio Rancho. 

She was preceded in death by her Husband of 64 years Richard and daughter Rosanne Anaya.  Melba was a veteran of the US Army, where she and Richard met at Fort Knox, Kentucky.  She enjoyed watching Oakland/LV Raiders football, travelling, board games, visits to the casino and especially family get togethers. 

Services will be held Friday, April 28th, 2023 at 1:00 pm at Daniels-Sara Chapel, Vista Verde Memorial Park, 4310 Sara Road, SE, Rio Rancho, NM.  Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital.   

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Service Schedule

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Friday, April 28, 2023

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Mountain time)

Daniels Family Funeral Services - Sara Chapel

4310 Sara Rd, Rio Rancho, NM 87124

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