Arleigh E. (Chuck) Machemehl, 74, a long time resident of Albuquerque, N.M., died there on Tuesday, July 14, 2009.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Anna Viviani Machemehl; his sons, Craig and Brian (Julie Cribari);
brother-in-law, Paul Viviani; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Hilda Machemehl of Bellville, and his sister, Gloria Murphy,
of Cincinnati, Ohio.
Chuck was born in New Ulm, and graduated from Bellville High School in 1954.
He earned a bachelors degree from the University of New Mexico in 1958 and proudly served in the United States
Navy for three years and in the Naval Reserves for another eight.
In 1964 he received a masters degree from the University of New Mexico.
He retired after many years in management and consulting.
Funeral services were held on Thursday, July 16, 2009, with burial at the National Cemetery in Santa Fe, N.M. French Mortuary was in charge of arrangements.
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