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Josefa V. Melero

February 24, 1932 November 22, 2019
Josefa V. Melero
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Josefa V. Melero age 87 passed away Friday, November 22, 2019. She grew up in Los Herreras, Durango, Mexico. Josefa was preceded in death by her husband Salvador N. Melero to whom she was married for 59 years. She is survived by her 5 children; Luz Elena (Jose) Estrada, Dora (Rodolfo) Avitia, Salvador Melero, Alicia (Arturo) Carbajal, and Hidali (Antonio) Alejo, 15 grandchildren: Erika, Elizabeth, Rodolfo Jr,
Jose Roberto, Salvador III, Oscar, Ricardo, David, Daisy, Vanessa, Esmeralda, Enrique, Antonio Jr, Michael, and Isabella, 10 great grandkids: Briana, Melanie, Aiden, Aliyah, Nathanial, Clarissa, Ivan, Sarah, Alex, Lorenzo, and Benjamin.

She came to the United States as a young woman and later received her U.S. Citizenship. She and her loving husband settled down to raise their family in Calumet Park, Illinois. Josefa was a devoted wife who believed strongly in her faith and family. She was a great mother filled with kindness who enjoyed sewing and cooking for her family. She was a loving mother, abuelita, and great-grandmother who will be greatly missed.

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3:00 PM 11/24/2019 3:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 11/24/2019 7:00:00 PM
Munster Location

8415 Calumet Avenue
Munster, IN 46321

Munster Location
8415 Calumet Avenue Munster 46321 IN
United States





10:00 AM 11/25/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 11/25/2019 11:00:00 AM
St. Victor Church

553 Hirsch Avenue
Calumet City, IL 60409

St. Victor Church
553 Hirsch Avenue Calumet City 60409 IL
United States

Cemetery Details


Holy Cross Cemetery Final Resting Place

801 Michigan City Road
Calumet City, IL 60409

801 Michigan City Road Calumet City 60409 IL
United States

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