Paul B. Mallamaci, 79, of Marietta, died Tuesday (Aug. 21, 2012) at Marietta Memorial Hospital.
He was born Feb. 3, 1933, in Niagara Falls, N.Y., to Fiore Leo and Teresa Alviti Mallamaci. Paul was a U.S. Army veteran of Korea. He had retired as purchasing manager in 1994 from Elkem Metals. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church and was currently serving on the Parish Advisory Council, member of the St. Vincent de Paul Society for over 20 years, the K of C, the Marietta American Legion and VFW, as well as having served as campaign chairman for the United Way. He and his wife, Anna, enjoyed their retirement by golfing and traveling.
Paul is survived by his wife, Anna Marie Ciraolo Mallamaci, they were married on April 14, 1956; also by two daughters, Terese Waterman (Ray) of Marietta, Lisa Place (Bo) of Beverly; and a son, Leo Mallamaci (Maria) of Dallas, Texas; seven grandchildren, Philip Waterman (Jessica), Joseph Waterman (Mandy), Christina Schaad (Eric), Natalie and Nicholas Place and Paul and Megan Mallamaci; four great-grandchildren, Easton and Lucas Schaad and Josi and Sophia Waterman; a sister, Joanne Presutti (Jim) of Lewiston, N.Y.; sister-in-law, Carol Mallamaci of North Canton, Ohio; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Ottavio Mallamaci.
Funeral liturgy with Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Saturday (Aug. 25, 2012) at St. Mary Catholic Church with the Rev. Msgr. John Michael Campbell as celebrant. Visitation will be held at the Marietta Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home on Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., with a vigil service being held at 3 p.m. Burial will be in New St. Mary's Cemetery in Marietta.
Donations may be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Society or to the St. Mary Restoration Fund, 506 Fourth St., Marietta, Ohio, 45750.
Online condolences and other resources are offered at www.cawleyandpeoples.com