Vito Michael Malta (1953 - 2013)

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Vito Michael Malta, age 60, of Auburn, Washington, passed away in his sleep on Tuesday, June 11, 2013. Born on April 13, 1953 in Winchester, Virginia, he was the son of the late Dr. Vito J. Malta and Elizabeth Ward Malta.

Mike held a B.S. in Biology from Virginia Tech and an A.S. in Electronics from Lord Fairfax Community College. He worked as a senior electronics technician for several companies including MCI, Western Union, and Columbia Gas Transmission.

He enjoyed HAM radio throughout his life and had been a member of the American Radio Relay League for over forty years, first under the call sign WA4FRB and then under W4FRB. He was also fond of rocking out to Rush and the Ozark Mountain Daredevils.
He is survived by his son, Vito Joseph Malta II, his daughter-in-law Crystal Malta, and his two grandsons, Asher and Graydon Malta of Auburn, Washington.

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