Melvin A. Kalka's obituary , Passed away on May 14, 2024 in Hereford, Texas

Melvin A. Kalka

April 26, 1938 - May 14, 2024 (86 years old)

Hereford, Texas

Melvin A. Kalka's obituary , Passed away on May 14, 2024 in Hereford, Texas

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Melvin A. Kalka Obituary

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Melvin A. Kalka of Hereford, Texas, born in White Deer, Texas, who passed away on May 14, 2024, at the age of 86, leaving to mourn family and friends. Leave a sympathy message to the family on the memorial page of Melvin A. Kalka to pay them a last tribute.

He was predeceased by : his parents, Edward Kalka and Rose Kalka (Kotara); his sister Mary Ann Labus (Jimmy); his nephew Ronny Labus; his great-niece Leah Labus Caffey; his siblings, Edward Kalka and Evelyn King (Jimmy); his nephew Richard King; his siblings, Pat Cummings (Kenneth) and Alvin Kalka (Linda); and his niece Janie King Bartley (Gary).

He is survived by : his wife Bernadette Kalka (Bezner) of Hereford, Texas; his children, Joani Guyer (Paul) of Amarillo, Texas, Melvin Kalka Jr. (Lisa) of Frisco, Keith Kalka Sr. of Lubbock, Susie Heinrich (Brian) of Amarillo, Andy Kalka (Ceyanne) of Hereford and Gregg Kalka (Monica) of Amarillo, Texas; his grandchildren, Brant Guyer of Amarillo, Bryce Guyer (Alex) of Dallas, Madison Guyer of Amarillo, Melissa Nelson (Tommy) of Ft. Worth, Mallory Kalka of Dallas, Mitchell Kalka of Frisco, Keith Kalka, Jr. of Dallas, Grace Kalka of New Orleans, Kade Kalka of New Orleans, Dr. Matthew Heinrich (Alex Langsjoen) of Rochester, Dr. Zach Heinrich of Amarillo, Catherine Heinrich of Dallas, Lawson Perry of Hereford, Tracen Perry of Hereford, Matthew Kalka of Amarillo and Kennedy Kalka of Amarillo, Texas; his great grandchild Rhodes Guyer; and his brother Bob Kalka (Janet) of McGee, Mississippi. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Viewing was held on Friday, May 17th 2024 from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM at the Mendez & Mullins Family Funeral Home (105 Greenwood St, Hereford, TX 79045). A rosary was held on Friday, May 17th 2024 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the St. Anthony's Catholic Church (115 N 25 Mile Ave, Hereford, TX 79045). A Mass of Christian burial was held on Saturday, May 18th 2024 at 10:00 AM at the same location. A burial was held on Saturday, May 18th 2024 at 11:00 AM at the St. Anthony's Catholic Cemetery (115 N 25 Mile Ave, Hereford, TX 79045).

In lieu of flowers memorial may be sent to St. Anthony's Catholic Church, 114 Sunset Dr., Hereford, Texas 79045; St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, 4100 S. Coulter St., Amarillo, Texas 79109; the Franciscan Sisters of Atonement, 41 Old Highland Tpke, Garrison, NY 10524-3400.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Mendez & Mullins Family Funeral Home



Fri

May 17

Viewing

Mendez & Mullins Family Funeral Home
105 Greenwood St, Hereford, TX 79045

Fri

May 17

Rosary

St. Anthony's Catholic Church
115 N 25 Mile Ave, Hereford, TX 79045

Sat

May 18

Mass of Christian Burial

St. Anthony's Catholic Church
115 N 25 Mile Ave, Hereford, TX 79045

Sat

May 18

Burial

St. Anthony's Catholic Cemetery
115 N 25 Mile Ave, Hereford, TX 79045

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