Harley R. Meliza

Harley R. Meliza

BLUE EARTH — Funeral services for Harley R. Meliza, 83, of Blue Earth, will be 10 a.m. Friday at Patton Funeral Home in Blue Earth. Burial will be held at a later date.

Meliza died Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at Oaklawn Rehabilitation Center in Mankato. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Thursday at Patton Funeral Home in Blue Earth.

Patton Funeral Home of Blue Earth is assisting with arrangements.

Harley Robert Meliza was born Aug. 19, 1934, in Faribault County, to Howard and Mable (Beason) Meliza. He served in the U.S. Army from 1953-1956 and was honorably discharged.

Survivors include: daughter, Mary Kay Doyen of Good Thunder; sons, David Meliza of Mankato, Dean Meliza of Mankato, and Mark Meliza of Ensenada, Mexico; six grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; sister, Donna Baker; and brother, Duane Meliza.