Funeral Services for Michael Malec, age 97, formerly of Wickliffe, will be 5:00 p.m. Friday May 18th at The Orlando-Donsante Funeral Home 29550 Euclid Ave., Wickliffe. Mr. Malec passed away May 15, 2018 at Kirtland Rehabilitation and Care and was born on July 19, 1920 in Iselin, PA.
Michael had retired from Form-A-Tool Company in 1991 where he was a grinder. He enjoyed gardening, golfing, the Cleveland Indians and the Pittsburgh Steelers. Mr. Malec was also a minor league baseball prospect as a young man.
Michael was the dearest father of Michael of North Carolina, Cathy Malec-Klaass of Arizona, Jeffrey (Andrea) of Pittsburgh, PA and Laura J. of Wickliffe; Devoted grandfather of 10, great grandfather of 19 and a great-great grandfather of two; Dear brother of Charles and dear uncle to many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife Gloria (nee Messersmith); grandsons Stephen & Philip Klaass; parents Mitro & Mary (nee Droffiols); his 3 brothers and 5 sisters and his sister-in-law Cecelia.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday May 18th from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Inurnment will be in Iselin Union Cemetery in Iselin, PA at a later date.
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