Frank J. Malbone, Sr. of Virginia Beach died on February 4, 2002 in Virginia Beach.
Born in Princess Anne County, Virginia to the late Floyd B. and Edna Malbone, he was an automobile mechanic for London Bridge Motors.
He served in the U.S. Coast Guard during WWII and was a fireman second class.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret A. Malbone; four children, Frank J. Malbone, Jr. of Wisconsin, Ronald L. Malbone of Indianapolis, Indiana, Debra Ann Rice and Dawn Marie Crigger of Virginia Beach; four step-children, Jane Akins of Williamsburg, Carol McAnsh, Vanessa Despard and Valerie McAnsh all of Virginia Beach;
15 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and one brother, Joe Malbone of Virginia Beach. He was predeceased by a son, George W. Malbone.
The visitation will be held in Altmeyer Funeral Home, Virginia Beach Chapel on Thursday, February 7, 2002 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. The funeral ceremony will be held in Charity United Methodist Church on Friday, February 8, 2002 at 11:00am with burial to follow at the church cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family at altmeyer.com