KITTERY POINT, Maine — Malcolm David Nash, 88, of Tenney Hill Road in Kittery Point, died on May 5, 2012 at Portsmouth Regional Hospital following a period of failing health.
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Born in Pittsfield, Mass. on Sept. 27, 1924, he was one of six children to Roy F. and Nellie Scace (Foster) Nash. He graduated from Pittsfield High School, and furthered his education at Berkshire Business College. Malcolm served his country as a member of the United States Army in World War II serving primarily in Guam.
He met and married his loving wife, Phyllis (Van De Carr) Nash in 1954 and together they enjoyed fifty eight years of marriage together. Malcolm and his wife made their home and raised a family in Ossining, N.Y. for over forty years while he enjoyed a forty four year career as a branch and divisional manager for Nabisco. A number of years ago they made Kittery Point their home, enjoying retirement and activities in their community. He enjoyed time spent tending his gardens, both flower and vegetable, time spent with family and following a seemingly endless number of sports teams.
He is survived by his loving wife, Phyllis, and son, Jonathan Nash of Kittery Point; a daughter, Kristine Nash (Jimmy) of Pearl River, N.Y.; and fifteen nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2012, at 1 p.m. in the J.S. Pelkey Funeral Home 125 Old Post Road Kittery, Maine 03904, with the Rev. Elizabeth Hoffman officiating. Friends may visit with Malcolm's family on Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Donations may be made in his memory in recognition of his love of his community to the Footprints Food Pantry POB 246 Kittery, Maine 03904 or to the Kittery Land Trust POB 467 Kittery, Maine 03904.
Care for the Nash family has been entrusted to the JS Pelkey Funeral Home.
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Published in Fosters from May 9 to May 10, 2012