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David Chris Malin

August 9, 1948 - September 2, 2021

David Chris Malin, Sr., age 73, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Thursday, September 2, 2021.

Born in Burnwell, WV on August 9, 1948, he was a son of the late Thomas J. and Margie M. (Wriston) Malin.

David was a family man. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing and hunting. David enjoyed watching all sports. Dedicated to his faith, he was a member of Christ the Cornerstone Church and attended regularly. Those who knew David, knew he had a love for food and eating- especially at buffets and holiday dinners! He will be remembered for his wonderful sense of humor and for being a good Christian man.

In addition to his parents, David was preceded in death by his of wife of 27 years, Ruth Malin; his son, David Malin, Jr.; and siblings, Larry Malin and Doris Beal. He is survived by his siblings, Thomas Malin (Ramona), Donald Malin, Joy Preston (Tom), Terry Malin (Vickie); son, Jimmy Malin (Lisa); and grandchildren, Nicholas, Natalie, and Noelle.

A memorial service will be held at a later date at Christ the Cornerstone Church. Interment will be held privately.  

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in David’s memory to Christ the Cornerstone Church, 3135 Summit Bridge Rd, Bear, DE 19701.


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7 Guestbook messages for David Chris Malin

  • Praying for the Lord to comfort hugs to all the family love Faithie

  • Will miss you even though I hadn’t seen you for a while. I remember you plain Senior or Babe Ruth. When Terry and I played little League. I loved you buddy.

  • Jimmy, Joy, Tommy, Don, Terry and Cheryl, My heart breaks for each of you. Praying for God to comfort each heart as only in He can do. So many fond memories of David and all our cousins growing up. My thoughts, prayers and love are with you. Love to all, Sharon and Gary

  • Will miss your smiling face at our family reunions. God bless your family during this loss!

  • Joy, Tommy, Don, and Terry, So sorry for your loss. May you have wonderful memories of your time with David. Our sympathy to you all. The Tweed Family

  • Keeping you all in my prayers. So sorry to hear of David’s passing. May God comfort you in this time. All my love Frannie

  • Jimmy I’m so sorry to hear about your Dad. You’re in my prayers