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Malcolm L. Umbarger

May 23, 1931 ~ November 28, 2016 (age 85)

Malcolm "Mal" Umbarger, 85, of Columbus, died November 28, 2016 at the Forum at Knightsbridge after a long battle with cancer. The son of Harold and Florence (Au) Umbarger, Mal was born in Mansfield. Following graduation from Mansfield Senior High (The 49er's), Mal attended The Ohio State University. He served in the Navy during the Korean War. Mal retired from National City Bank (PNC), Comp USA and the Columbus Dispatch. He was a member of Masonic Lodge #35 F. & A.M. and Buckeye Mac Group. Mal was an avid kite flyer. Along with his caring wife of 53 years, Marge, he will be deeply missed by children Matthew and Melinda (Paul) Hunley; grandchildren Leslie, Eric, Jessica, Christopher and Nicholas; great grandchild Carson, several nieces and nephews . Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers James Umbarger and Dr. Edwin Umbarger . The family will receive friends at the DEYO-DAVIS FUNERAL HOME, 1578 W. First Ave., Grandview Hts., Tuesday 3-6 pm where a service will follow at 6 pm, Rev. Mary A. Curtis officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the T-Cell Lymphoma Research Fund at the James Cancer Hospital, PO Box 183112, Columbus, OH 43218 or Ohio Health Delay the Disease, 500 Thomas Lane, Columbus, OH 43214. Online condolences may be made at www.deyodavis.com. 


Charitable donations may be made to:

T-Cell Lymphoma Research Fund/James Cancer Hospital
P O Box 183112, Columbus OH 43218

Ohio Health Delay the Disease
500 Thomas Lane, Columbus OH 43214



 Service Information

Visitation
Tuesday
December 6, 2016

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Deyo-Davis Funeral Home
Columbus, OH

Funeral Service
Tuesday
December 6, 2016

6:00 PM
Deyo-Davis Funeral Home
Columbus, OH


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