Charles E. Malin, 94, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017, at Liberty Health Care Center.
Charles was born Sept. 18, 1923, in Hubbard, Ohio a son of Francis E. and Lydia Young Malin and was a descendent of the Tylee Family, whom were the settlers of Hubbard.
He was a 1941 graduate of Hubbard High School and attended Youngstown Business College.
He worked at Carbon Limestone as a personal and safely director until their closing in 1951, then was a self-employed insurance investigator for various insurance companies until 1978, and later worked as a clerk for the Trumbull County, Ohio Board of Elections for 16 years, retiring in 1992.
Charles was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church of Hubbard, OH, a charter member of Hubbard Rotary Club, a 32nd degree Scottish Rite Mason, The Blue Lodge, and St. Paul Lodge in Gardner, Mass.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during World War II Pacific Theater as a Staff Sergeant in the Aleutians Islands, and was a member of American Legion Post 51 since 1946, where he had been a past commander.
He will be sadly missed by his family; his wife, the former Sally Katilus Dripps, whom he married Sept. 8, 1984; his stepchildren, James Dripps, Kathy (Matt) Lockso and Bonnie (Pete) Dohallow, all of Hubbard, Robert Dripps Jr. of Poland, Cindy (Jerry) Taafe of Andover, and Christine (Jerry) Centifanti of Poland, OH; 14 step-grandchildren; and 11 step great-grandchildren.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his stepson , Thomas Dripps.
There will be calling hours prior to the service from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, at the Stewart-Kyle Funeral Home.
There will be services held at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, at the Stewart-Kyle Funeral Home
Charles will be laid to rest at Hubbard Union Cemetery with full military honors provided by Trumbull County American Legion Honor Guard.
Family and friends are invited to visit the funeral home’s website at www.stewart-kyle.com
to share memories and condolences.