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Francisco Malave, 80

NOVEMBER 3 – Francisco Malave, 80, of Farmville passed away Wednesday, November 2, 2011 in Farmville. He was born in Puerto Rico, April 2, 1931 to the late Jose Domingo Malave and Juanita Rivera Malave.

He is survived by his wife of over 37 years, Maria Rosario Malave; eleven children, Noel Malave, Jose Francisco Malave, Gladys Malave, Gisela Malave, Anabelle Milligan, Margarita Van Brummelen, Felipe Rodriquez, Bettina Brooks, Jenny Malave, Louis Malave and Barbara Malave; six brothers and sisters, Carlos Malave, Junior Malave, Gladys Malave, Manuelita Malave, Raul Malave, Noemi Malave and Junior Valazquez, ten grandchildren, twenty great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his son, Francisco Malave Jr.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, November 4, at Heartland Outreach Ministries, Longwood Avenue, Farmville.

Shorter Funeral Home, Farmville, is serving the family. www.shorterfuneralhome.com