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Richard Melina

Breezy Point

Posted: March 11, 2013 - 2:34pm

Richard Melina, age 75, of Breezy Point, went home to Jesus on Thursday, March 7, 2013, after a long battle with cancer. He was born in Minneapolis to Ralph and Caroline Melina on Sept. 29, 1937. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

Richard is survived by his wife, Gloria; children: Richard Reid Melina, Robin Melina (Jr. Schwartz); stepdaughter, Joy Muehring; grandchildren: Anthony Joseph (Katie) Schwartz, Ashley Marie Melina, Richie Ralph Melina; brother, Robert Melina; many loving nieces, nephews and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and two sisters.

A private family service will be held.

Arrangements are with Kline Funeral Home, Pequot Lakes.

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