Wayne E. Malotte
Wayne E. Malotte, age 64, passed away January 16, 2011. He was born May 23, 1946, in Klamath Falls, Ore., to Guy and Veda Malotte.
He served in Vietnam in the Navy from January 25, 1968, to August 16, 1969. He received a National Defense Service medal, Combat Action ribbon, Vietnam Service medal, and Vietnam Campaign medal. He spent his working career in the logging industry.
He is survived by his son, Guy Malotte; daughter, Jocelyn Cantamessa; stepsons, Louis and Larry Eck; stepdaughter, Shelly Hadley; numerous grandchildren; brother, Norman Malotte, of Sterling, Alaska; and sister Faye Wood, of Albany, Ore. He was preceded in death by his parents; and brothers, Allan and Robert Malotte.
A memorial service will be held Friday, January 21, 2011, at 3:00 p.m., at the VA National Cemetery, in Eagle Point.