Dorothy M. Malinowsky, 78, WaKeeney, died Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at The University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan.

She was born Dec. 8, 1939, in Quinter to Clark J. and Myrtle E. (Smith) Newcomer. She attended Collyer Grade School, graduated from Trego Community High School, then went on to complete a program in Communications and Personnel in Omaha, Neb.

She married Myron Duane Malinowsky on Nov. 1, 1969, at the United Methodist Church in Quinter.

Survivors include her husband, of the home; a son, John D. Malinowsky and wife, Tammy; and four grandchildren, all of rural Collyer.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m., Monday at WaKeeney United Methodist Church; burial in WaKeeney City Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at Schmitt Funeral Home in WaKeeney.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the United Methodist Church of WaKeeney in care of funeral home.

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