Rhoda Melendez 1936 - 2021

Rhoda Melendez, a lifelong resident of Brooklyn NY, passed away on April 7, 2021 at the age of 84. Rhoda was born December 13, 1936 to the late Morris (Jack) and Mary Fiedler. Rhoda lived a full life playing mahjong with her lifelong friends, traveling to the Caribbean islands, shopping and laughing with her family. Rhoda is survived by her loving husband Octavio of 61 years, her son Mark Melendez and his wife Michelle of NJ, her daughter Deena Meli of MA, and her six adoring grandchildren Sara, James, Gabriel, Ryan, Katelyn and Justyn.

Graveside Service

Friday, April 9th 2021 at 11:00 AM
Calverton National Cemetery
210 Princeton Boulevard
Calverton NY 11933


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    Efi says

    May you forever cherish those precious moments, Deena. 💕

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    Renee says

    So sorry for your loss, may she rest in peace.

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    Jay says

    My warmest regards to you and your family; I am very grateful your mother lived and loved her family so well. You carry that light everywhere you go. Love, Jay

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    Sara C. says

    Deena and family,
    My deepest sympathy. I hope you and your family find some peace in the memories you have, and some comfort in being with each other during this difficult time.

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