Ralph G., 84, a lifelong resident of Lodi, on June 15, 2014. Ralph was born in Lodi to the late Frank J. and Mildred Trocola Mallia. He was a United States Air Force
veteran serving in the Korean War
from 1951-1955. Beloved husband of his devoted and loving wife Anna Brandl Mallia. Beloved father of Phyllis Mallia Dzubera and her husband Charlie; Mimi Mallia-Stadler and her husband James; Frank R. Mallia and his wife Jill. Loving grandfather of Rachel Dzubera; and Nicola Tantillo and her fiancée Curtis. Dear brother of Sal Mallia and wife Lettie of Pennsylvania and the late Phyllis Kavinsky. Ralph had a postal career for thirty-nine years beginning in Lodi. He served as postmaster of Alpine before becoming the sectional center manager of retail services in Hackensack. Funeral Wednesday, 10 AM, at Santangelo Funeral Home, 300 N. Main St., Lodi for a 10:30 AM Chapel Service. Entombment St. Mary's Cemetery, Saddle Brook. Visitation Tuesday, 4-8 PM. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to American Parkinson Disease Association, 135 Parkinson Ave, Staten Island, NY 10305.
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