Mary Christine Malick, 95, of Hamden, wife of the late Charles J. Malick, passed away at Connecticut Hospice on Friday, April 17, 2020. Born in New Haven June 23, 1924, she was the daughter of the late John and Ellen Jensen Frederiksen. She is survived by her loving children, Charles (Joanna) Malick Jr. of Indianapolis, IN, Charlene (Michael) Murphy of Branford, John Malick of Branford, Margaret Sommo of North Branford, Elizabeth DiTuri of Cheshire, and Joseph (Carolyn) Malick of Old Saybrook; 9 grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren. She is also survived by a sister-in-law, Josephine DeFrancesco of Hamden. After graduating from Larson Junior College, Mary went on to work at the Veterans Administration Hospital in West Haven for 30 years. Upon her retirement, she became actively involved with the Church of the Ascension. She also enjoyed playing the organ, and liked her Bingo. She was dedicated to her family and will be greatly missed. Burial will be held privately. A celebration of Mary's life will take place in August. Memorial contributions may be sent to Connecticut Hospice, 100 Double Beach Rd., Branford, CT 06405.

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  1. Helen and I were very saddened to hear of Mary’s passing. I’ve known her for more than 50 years as a loving member of the family. She was always such a soft spoken and caring person who devoted her life to her family and her church. And always smiling too! Love and prayers to all our cousins who had the good fortune to grow up under her loving care and guidance. May she be happy at her reunion with Uncle Charles and the rest of her family who preceded her to heaven. Love, Mark and Helen

  2. So sorry to hear about the passing of Mary. She was a wonderful women. She will be deeply missed, if there is anything we can do for you all during this time please don’t hesitate to call us. Colleen, Amie and Charlotte Richard-Joyce

  3. My dearest Malick Family, I am so very sorry for the loss of your Mother. I met Mary when I was 13 years old and had the honor of spending many special occasions with her and all of you. She will always be remembered as a beautiful, kind woman who loved her family so very much. May She Rest In Peace. Love and prayers to all of you during this difficult time. ❣️

  4. Although words don’t flow very easily during moments like these, we sincerely hope that our thoughts and prayers will offer some support. – When you lose someone you love, you gain an angel you know!- May reflection of this quote bring you comfort and peace amid this grieving period. Mary will be missed greatly! She was an amazing woman and a best friend! Our deepest condolences and endless love- The DiTuri Family

  5. Dear Malick Family: we are so sorry for your loss. She was a wonderful mother, a kind, loving and caring person. She loved her family and her family loved her and it showed. She is resting in peace and will always be with you in your heart. We hope loving memories of happier times help ease your sorrow at this time All our love Linda and Ron Esposito

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