Chesterton Tribune

Malcolm W. Dominy dies at 69

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Malcolm W. Dominy, 69, of South Whitehall Twp., Pa., died Tuesday, February 17, 2009 in his home.

He was born in Plattsburgh, N.Y., the son of Harry and Hazel (Stafford) Dominy.

He and his wife, Beverly Brown, who survives, celebrated 45 years of marriage last October.

Survivors also include sons, Michael (Xiomara), Kenneth (Larissa); grandchildren, Calista and Christa and William and brothers Gerald, Russell, Raymond and Harold.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Lynda Ann and a brother, Ronald.

Malcom and his family lived in the Chesterton area from 1965-1981 and were very active in the community. He earned a bachelorís degree in electrical engineering from Union College and an MBA from Purdue University. He completed 39 years of service at Bethlehem Steel Company, working at the Lackawanna, Burns Harbor and the Bethlehem Plants. He retired in 2001 as site manager of the Bethlehem Plant.

Mal was a life member of the American Iron & Steel Engineers, also serving on the board. He was president of the Chesterton Indiana Lions Club and a Duneland School Board member. He served on the Lehigh Valley United Way Board. An avid bridge player, he was an ACBL Life Master. He was a member of Saucon Valley Country Club and a Life Member of the Lehigh County Senior Citizenís Center.

Visitation will be Saturday, Feb. 21 from 1-2 p.m. followed by a Memorial Service at 2 p.m. at Bachman, Kulik and Reinsmith Funeral Home, 1629 Hamilton St., Allentown, Pa.

Memorials may be given the March of Dimes, 1255 S. Cedar Crest Blvd. Ste. 2500, Allentown, Pa. 18103 or American Cancer Society Lehigh Valley Chapter, 2893 Adler Place, Bethlehem, Pa.18017.


Posted 2/19/2009