Oct 052011

Rashida Kalinkina, 76, of Snowflake passed away on Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011, in Vernon, surrounded by her loving family. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 7, at the Temple View Church of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, located at 2885 W. Highway 277 in Snowflake.

She was born on Sept. 23, 1935, in Kermenia, Uzbekistan, to the late Narulla and Kamila (Shabaeva) Bikulov.

Rashida loved to cook, clean and to read, but most of all she loved being with her family.

Survivors include her daughter, Nelly Kalinkina; her son, Rinat Kalinkin; and four grandchildren, Ildar, Veronika, Kristina and George.

Owens Livingston Mortuary of Snowflake was in charge of the arrangements.