PEQUANNOCK — Services will be held for Grace Ormsby Malinchak, 90, of the Pompton Plains section of this community, who died on Saturday, September 8, 2012.
Born in the Bronx, N.Y., Mrs. Malinchak was raised in Rutherford and lived in Wayne for 39 years before moving to Pompton Plains nine years ago. She was a bookkeeper for Rapifax Corp., Fairfield, from 1972 until her retirement in 1987. Also, she was a singer who had performed as part of a trio known as the Mellowtones that had appeared many times on television shows such as "The Tiny Fairbanks Variety Show." She was a parishioner of Our Lady of the Valley R.C. Church, Wayne, as well.
Arrangements are by the M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Compassionate Care Hospice Foundation, 140 Littleton Road, Suite 200, Parsippany, NJ 07054.
Mrs. Malinchak is survived by her husband, Peter; her daughter, Susan Schmitt; and a grandson.
She was predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Mary Ormsby.