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“Rest, My Dear Papa. I miss you terribly and my heart is broken, but I know that you are still with us. I love you XOXLeeAnne ”
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“Mr. Maliar, "You done, did Good!" You raised a fine family and I am blessed to have known your children, for they have brought me an endless amount...Read More »
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“My condolences go out to your entire family, I am very sorry for your loss. ”
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“So glad I had the pleasure to have met you . May you rest in peace. ”
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“To an angel on Earth that has finally found his wings and has returned to the arms of the Lord. He leaves behind many people that love him dearly, as...Read More »
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Robert Osborne Maliar, 89, of Windsor, passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 22, 2015. Son of the late John and Marion (McAusland) Maliar, he was born in Lewiston, ME on March 23, 1926. He was the youngest of four boys. Besides his parents, Bob was predeceased by his brothers Francis, John and Donald. After graduation from high school, Bob joined the US Navy and served in Panama during WWII. Returning from military service, Bob enrolled at Bentley College in Boston earning his degree in accounting in 1948. Bob's career involved increasing responsibility as an accountant/comptroller for B. Peck Company and Central Maine General Hospital, both in Lewiston, ME. In 1967, Bob moved his family to Windsor after accepting a position in Medicare Administration with the Travelers Insurance Co. in Hartford. He was recruited to the Aetna Insurance Co. in 1979 and retired from there in 1989. Bob is survived by his beloved wife of 67 years, Jeannine (Martineau) Maliar. He leaves his daughter Kathleen D. Nothe and her husband Phillip of Monson, MA, his daughter Nancy M. O'Malley of Manchester, and his sons Douglas R. Maliar and David F. Maliar and David's girlfriend Pat Dawson, all of Windsor. Bob also leaves six grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. As a younger man Bob enjoyed gardening, amateur radio, skiing, hunting and fishing. Bob loved to tell stories and he had dozens of them, generally involving family activities or antics. He appreciated a good joke and spoke to EVERYONE with a kind word or comment. After retirement, Bob and Jeannine moved to Florida and lived there for 17 years, returning to Windsor in 2005. A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 AM Wednesday, October 28 at St. Joseph Church, 1747 Poquonock Ave Windsor followed by burial with military honors in Windsor Veterans Memorial Cemetery. His family will receive friends prior to the service on Wednesday from 9 AM to 10:30 AM at the Carmon Poquonock Funeral Home, 1816 Poquonock Ave, Poquonock section of Windsor. His family wishes to thank the staff at Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation and Masonicare Hospice for their care and compassion these last few weeks. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 825 Brook St. I-91 Tech Ctr, Rocky Hill, CT 06067.