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“Malk” … the other half … enjoys good food … “get off my back” … long suffering Yankee fan … will join Gary in the Air Force.
Died: 1989, Danbury, CT
[We have no knowledge as to why George passed away at such a young age.]
[There is no attribution for this obituary passed along by Ginny.]
DANBURY – George E. Malkin, a former Ridgefield firefighter and a member, trustee and past captain of the Phoenix Volunteer Fire Company of Danbury, died Thursday at his home after a long illness.
Mr. Malkin, of 148-1/2 Westville Ave., Danbury, was the husband of Perdetta Mae Johnson Malkin. He was 52.
Mr. Malkin was born in Norwalk, April 13, 1937, a son of Fredrick and Dorothy Lawrence Malkin of Bethel. Formerly of Ridgefield, he was a member of the Ridgefield Fire Department from 1973 to ’78. He moved to Danbury in 1979 and was an electrical contractor with his own company, Malkin Electric.
Mr. Malkin was an active member and vestryman of St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Bethel.
He is also survived by a son, Alan of Bethel; a daughter, Debora Kelly of Danbury; a brother, Gary of Fairhaven, VT; a sister, Joan Lametta of Norwalk; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. in St. Thomas’ Church, Bethel, with the Rev. David Pople, rector, officiating.
Burial will be in the crypt of St. Thomas’ Church at the convenience of the family.
Friends may call at the Jowdy-Kane Funeral Home, 9-11 Granville Ave., Danbury, Monday evening from 7 to 9.
Officers and members of Phoenix Hose Co. No. 8 will meet at the firehouse Monday evening at 7 to pay their respects to the late Mr. Malkin.
Contributions in memory of Mr. Malkin may be made to St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church, 95 Greenwood Ave., Bethel 06801; or to DATAHR, 135 Old State Road, Brookfield, CT 06804.