Saturday, November 26, 2022

Matthew Malon

Former Hope Fire Department Chief Matthew Malon, 69, Hope, NJ, passed away on August 30, 2022. He was born in Newton, NJ on November 22, 1953, to Howard T. and Shirley (Leyers) Malon. He loved serving his community and dedicated his life to the Hope Township Fire Department, having served for 52 years as well as serving as President of the Relief Association. All who knew him were aware of his commitments, bountiful stories and sense of humor.

He is survived by his wife of 39 years Kathleen, his son Nathaniel, his sister Gabriele Malon and her significant other Scott, his brother Gregory Malon and his significant other Debra, sisters Nicole and Andrea Malon, and brother Howard Malon and his wife Pam.

Memorial visitation will be held from 11AM – 1 PM, Saturday, November 5, 2022 at Newbaker Funeral Home, 200 Route 94, Blairstown with a fireman’s service at 1 PM. A graveside inurment will follow at Hope Moravian Cemetery, Hope, NJ,

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Matthew’s memory to The Hope Fire Department, P.O. Box 170, Hope, NJ 07844