‹ Return to Current Obituaries
Send FlowersHand delivered by a local florist
Send a Sympathy Card
Plant Memorial Trees


St. Joseph's Catholic Church
Monday October 19th, 2020
9:30am - 10:00am

View Details

Mass of Christian Burial

St. Joseph's Catholic Church
Monday October 19th, 2020

View Details

Order Flowers now for guaranteed delivery before Alfred's visitation.

Alfred Leo Malkoski, Sr.

Alfred Leo Malkoski, Sr., age 82, 105 Reed Road, Danville, died at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville early Thursday, October 15, 2020.

Born on October 21, 1937 in Kulpmont, he was a son of the late Leo A. and Genevieve (Olshefski) Malkoski.

Alfred worked as a carpenter and in construction all his working life. His working career started at Cabinet Industries, Danville which helped sharpen his passion for working with wood. He worked for numerous construction companies throughout his working life. His most memorable job was with Feaster Construction Co. of Point Township.

He was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Danville.

Alfred had his own woodworking shop at his home where he did many wood crafts. His hobbies were gardening, target shooting, hiking when he was younger, fishing and kayaking with his son

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, the former  Elizabeth A. Hirleman on October 15, 2000; three brothers: Joseph Malkoski, Edward Malkoski and Raymond Malkoski and by three sisters: Cecelia Lukonis, Jean Horn and Martha Miller.

Alfred is survived by four children: Susan Marie, wife of Terence Gill, Alfred L. Malkoski, Jr. and his partner Cindy, Michelle Marie, wife of Barry Woodruff, Gretchen Elaine Malkoski, all of Danville; seven grandchildren: Derek Robert Gill, Rachel Nicole Gill, Michael J. Woodruff, Matthew David Woodruff and his wife Elizabeth, Megan Marie, wife of Eugene Land, Shelly Lee Dubell, Amber Marie wife of Zachary Hoagland; 13 great grandchildren: Mia Land, Hunter Land, Gavin Land, Catherine Woodruff, Juliana Woodruff, Oliver Woodruff, Molly Woodruff, Natalie Dubell, Tyler Dubell, Landon Woodruff, Kenzimay Hoagland, Barritt Hoagland, Caroline Hoagland; a sister Rita, wife of Robert Katch, Norwood and a number of nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday at 10 a. m. in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 66 Center Street, Danville, by his pastor, Rev. Timothy D. Marcoe. Interment will follow in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Friends may call at the Church from 9:30 to 10 a. m.

Friends may remember Alfred by contributing to the Thomas Beaver Free Library, 317 Ferry St., Danville, PA  17821.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Roat-Kriner Funeral Home, 1133 Bloom Road, Danville.

To plant memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Alfred Malkoski, Sr., please visit our flower store.


Our deepest sympathy and condolences to the Malkoski, Gill and Woodruff family, as well as their extended family members. Our thoughts, prayers and love are with you all. It is great to see that Mr. Alfred Malkoski, Sr. led such a fruitful and faithful life and was surrounded by so many loved ones. God Bless Always ~ The Isenberg Family (Jeff, Alyssa, Inara, Dietrich & Desmond)

Mr. & Mrs. Isenberg and Family Oct 23 2020 12:00 AM