Alfred John Grabofsky
MALTA —Alfred John Grabofsky, of Malta, 81, a U.S. Army
veteran, retired farmer and active community member who enjoyed devoting his time to his church and family, passed away on May 11, 2013, at his home in Malta after battling lung cancer.
There will be a family and friends prayer service and viewing 7:30 p.m. Friday at the Kirkwood Funeral Home, with the funeral service 11 a.m. Saturday at the Malta Lutheran Church. Funeral arrangements are made by Kirkwood Funeral Home.
He is survived by his wife, Mavis; children Jeane Matter of Belgrade, Rick Grabofsky of Hogeland, Kathy Grabofsky of Malta, Karla Ellsworth of Zimmerman, Minn., and Brenda Olszewski of Frontier, Sask.; stepchildren Khristi Drabbs, Kathie Waters and Karrie Tremblay, all of Malta; 28 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Alfred was preceded in death by his first wife Lorraine; and son Michael Grabofsky.
Condolences for the family may be left at www.kirkwoodfuneralhome.com