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Orville Maloon

October 20, 1916 - January 3, 2017

Life Legacy

Orville “Papa” Maloon entered peacefully into rest at his San Leandro home on January 3, 2017. He was 100.

Born in Plainview, Texas on October 20, 1916, Orville was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He served His country 4 years while in the Army during WWII. Orville was a longtime member of: Friendly Connections Seniors, Knights of Columbus, S.I.R.S. and Skirts and Flirts of San Leandro.

Orville is survived by his beloved wife of 38 years, Barbara, children: Dennis, Steve (Lorraine), Matt (Teresa) and Mary Crume (Al), grandchildren: Amy Toste, Dan Maloon, Katie Bruce, Natalie Horner, David Maloon and 5 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his 2 brothers John and Harold. Orville will be fondly remembered as a man who always put others first. Services will be private.

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