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730 State Street
Springfield, MA 01109-4110
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Josefa Melendez

Josefa Melendez

Wednesday, May 19th, 1943 Wednesday, November 6th, 2019

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Obituary for Josefa Melendez (Melendez)

Springfield – Josefa Melendez, 76, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 surrounded by her loving family. Josefa was born in Bayamon, Puerto Rico on May 19th, 1943, to Ramon Melendez and Flora Tirado. Josefa was predeceased by, Ramon Melendez - Father, Flora Tirado - Mother. Josefa was very much loved by her family. Josefa leaves to cherish her memories, Esteban Guzman - Husband, Juan Esteban Guzman - Son, Alfredo Melendez - Brother, Lydia Melendez - Sister, Lydia Melendez - Sister, Ana Melendez - Sister, 2 Grandchildren, family and friends. Visitation hours will be on Friday, November 8th, 2019 from 6:00 pm 8:00 pm and Saturday, November 9th, 2019 9:00 am 10:00 am from Puerta Del Cielo® Funeral Home 730 State Street Springfield, MA 01109, followed by a burial at the Oak Grove Cemetery.

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  • Visitation

    Friday, November 8th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Puerta Del Cielo® Funeral Home
    730 State Street
    springfield, MA
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    Friday, November 8th, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Second Visitation

    Saturday, November 9th, 2019 | 9:00am - 10:00am
    Puerta Del Cielo® Funeral Home
    730 State Street
    springfield, MA
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    Saturday, November 9th, 2019
    9:00am - 10:00am
  • Service

    Saturday, November 9th, 2019 | 9:00am
    Puerta Del Cielo® Funeral Home
    730 State Street
    springfield, MA
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    Saturday, November 9th, 2019
    9:00am
  • Interment

    Saturday, November 9th, 2019 | 10:30am
    Oak Grove Cemetery
    426 Bay Street
    SPRINGFIELD, MA
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    Saturday, November 9th, 2019
    10:30am

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