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3.8.19 Issue

Sally G. Malashock passed away peacefully at home on Feb. 24 surrounded by family at age 94. Services were held on Feb. 27 at Temple Israel.

She was preceded in death by parents, Molly and Jacob Gross; and brothers, Elmer, Gordon and Gerald Gross.

She is survived by her husband, Dr. Edward Malashock; son and daughter-in-law, Mark and Deborah Malashock, son, Jim Malashock, and daughter, Jan Egermayer; grandchildren: Julie Egermayer and Ari Rabin-Havt, Matt and Scott Egermayer, Joshua, Joseph and John Malashock; and former son-in-law, Robert Egermayer.

She was born in Omaha on Oct. 31, 1924 to Jacob and Molly Gross. A beloved and respected member of the Omaha Community, she served on the Temple Israel board, was chairwoman of the Ak-Sar-Ben Ball Committee, served as president of the Nebraska Medical Center Faculty Wives, president of the Omaha Council of Jewish Women, president of the Clarkson hospital service league and trustee of the University of Nebraska Foundation. Sally loved to see the world and cherished her many travels with Dr. Ed Malashock, her dear husband of 74 years. Together they also spent time living in the Philippines, New York and St. Louis. While she will be remembered for many things, above all, she will be remembered for her kindness towards others.

Memorials may be made to Temple Israel, or the Jewish Federation of Omaha Foundation Jewish Senior Outreach Fund and Learning for ALL.